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Armenian Eastern: kəˈɾɑk

« huɾ (fire) d͡zuk (fish) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Armenian Eastern
Meaning:fire
Source form:krak
Phonological form:kəˈɾɑk
Gloss:
Notes:split from DKB, IE *geu- 'to glow'. Probably a loan < Iranian. Also, linked to Georgian k'eraki?
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Sources of lexical data

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Source: Walde, A. (1930) "Vergleichendes Woerterbuch der Indogermanischen Sprachen". de Gruyter.
Pages: 1.563
Reliability: Loanword
Comment: Martirosyan (2010:378) classifies this as a prob. Persian loanword, cf. Pers. KŪRA 'furnace, fire-place', moreover poss. cognate with Germ. KOHLE and IR. GÚAL 'coal'
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Source: Dyen, Isidore Kruskal, Joseph and Black, Paul (1992). An Indoeuropean Classification, a Lexicostatistical Experiment. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 82/5.
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)
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Source: Martirosyan, Hrach (Leiden University)
Reliability: High

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