Old Norse: ˈɣrɛːkja

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Source form:hrækja
Phonological form:ˈɣrɛːkja
Notes:IE *ker-, kor-, kr- 'imitation of a creaky noise' (Walde 1930: 1.415), from noun hráki, see note on /cognate/1401/ and on /lexeme/17992/
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: Ringe, D., Warnow, T., Taylor, A. (2002) 'Indo-European and Computational Cladistics.' Transaction of the Philological Society Vol. 100:1: 59-129.
Reliability: Doubtful

Cognate coding

Cognate Class J
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Source: De Vries, Jan. 1961. Altnordisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch. Leiden: E. J. Brill.
Reliability: High
Comment: related to Old English hræcan