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Old Norse: ˈsauma, ˈsɛyma

« saːð (seed) ˈsyːja (sew) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:sew
Source form:sauma, seyma
Phonological form:ˈsauma, ˈsɛyma
Gloss:
Notes:only of boats, ultim. cognate, but in the sense of ‘sew’ early loan word from Danish, AF saumar
Cognate codes:F

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: 515
Reliability: High
Comment: Much more frequently attested, even in the earlier texts.

Cognate coding

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