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Old Norse: veɡr

« ˈɡata (road) roːt (root) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:road
Source form:vegr
Phonological form:veɡr
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Notes:
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: 689-690
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: While it does exist in the meaning 'road', it is more common in the meaning 'way'

Cognate coding

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