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Breton: rak ma

« pewˈgɥiːr (because) ˈkoːf (belly) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Breton
Meaning:because
Source form:rag ma, rak ma
Phonological form:rak ma
Gloss:because
Notes:contains the preposition rag, rak 'before, facing' and ma 'that, so that, if'
Cognate codes:(Aa), (E)

Sources of lexical data

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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: Favereau, Frañses. 1997. Dictionnaire du breton contemporain = Geriadur ar brezhoneg a-vremañ. Morlaix: Skol Vreizh. Available online at http://www.arkaevraz.net/dicobzh/index
Pages: 622
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Less common than dre ma
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Source: Favereau, Francis. 1997: Grammaire du Breton contemporain - Yezhadur ar brezhoneg a-vremañ. Morlaix, Skol Vreizh.
Pages: 377
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Aa
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Source: Walde, A. (1930) "Vergleichendes Woerterbuch der Indogermanischen Sprachen". de Gruyter.
Pages: 2.37
Reliability: High
Cognate Class E
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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)