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Old Norse: ˈveːɡa

« ˈdrepa (kill) kneː (knee) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:kill
Source form:vega
Phonological form:ˈveːɡa
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Notes:
Cognate codes:(Z)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Bergsland, K. and H. Vogt. 1962. "On the validity of glottochronology" Current Anthropology 3: pp. 115-153.
Reliability: Doubtful
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Source: Cleasby, Richard & Gudbrand Vigfusson. 1957. An Icelandic-English dictionary. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Pages: 688-699
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: specifically 'to slay with a weapon'

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Z
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Source: Eekman, Stephan (University of Amsterdam)
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)