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Albanian Gheg: vete

« shkoj (walk) ngrohtë (warm) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Albanian Gheg
Meaning:walk
Source form:vete
Phonological form:
Gloss:to go
Notes:split from DKB. Original 1sg form was *vem, continuing PAlb *wadmi identical with Arm gam '(I) come'. Also cognate with Lat vādō 'to go, to walk' and ON vað id. Holm is not convinced of this etymology.
Cognate codes:B

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Holm, Hans J. 2011. "Swadesh lists" of Albanian Revisited and Consequences for Its Position in the Indo-European Languages, The Journal of Indo-European Studies, 39: 1&2, 1-53.
Pages: 41-42
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 502
Reliability: High
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Source: Weeks, David Michael. 1985. Hittite Vocabulary: An Anatolian Appendix to Buck's "Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the prinicipal Indo-European langauges". PhD, Los Angeles: University of California, Los Angeles.
Pages: 153f
Reliability: High
Comment: Removed (VOJT) from original lexeme entry.

Cognate coding

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