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Old Norse: ˈɡamalː

« neː (not) forn (old) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:old
Source form:gamall
Phonological form:ˈɡamalː
Gloss:
Notes:
Cognate codes:J

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: 188
Reliability: High
Comment: I've excluded the other one since this one is more common with human referents (which is what was in the English example sentences).

Cognate coding

Cognate Class J
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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: 959
Reliability: High