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Old Norse: ˈdrepa

« ˈdɛyða (kill) ˈveːɡa (kill) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:kill
Source form:drepa
Phonological form:ˈdrepa
Gloss:
Notes:AF drepr, cf. also 76 HIT
Cognate codes:(B)

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: Ringe, D., Warnow, T., Taylor, A. (2002) 'Indo-European and Computational Cladistics.' Transaction of the Philological Society Vol. 100:1: 59-129.
Reliability: Doubtful
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Source: Cleasby, Richard & Gudbrand Vigfusson. 1957. An Icelandic-English dictionary. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Pages: 105
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: metaphorical extension of 'to strike/smite'

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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Source: Buck, Carl Darling. 1949/1988. A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Prinicipal Indo-European Languages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Pages: 289
Reliability: High