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Old Norse: leɡːr

« foːtr (leg) ˈliɡːja (lie) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:leg
Source form:leggr
Phonological form:leɡːr
Gloss:
Notes:refers to the long bone of either the arm or the leg; in later texts to the thigh, but never the entire limb.
Cognate codes:(I)

Sources of lexical data

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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: 380
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)

Cognate coding

Cognate Class I
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Source: Ludewig, Julia (University of Freiburg/Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: High