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Proto-Indo-European: *mē

« *hnéh₂s, *nā́s (nose) *ne, *ney (not) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Proto-Indo-European
Meaning:not
Source form:*mē
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:
Cognate codes:(F)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Mallory, J.P. and D.Q. Adams. 2006. The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World. Oxford
Pages: 422
Reliability: High
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Source: Scarborough, Matthew (University of Cambridge/Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: PIE particle *mē 'not' is used with special modal constructions (prohibitives, etc.) and not the Swadesh term.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class F
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Source: Mallory, J.P. and D.Q. Adams. 2006. The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World. Oxford
Pages: 422
Reliability: High