Breton: nes

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Lexeme data

Source form:nes
Phonological form:
Gloss:nearer; near, close, intimate
Notes:EXCULDED. Comparative. Although the comparative meaning has faded in some cases, it is still present in others. IE *ned-, =Lat. NODUS 'knod'
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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
Pages: 549
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
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Source: GIB = Hemon, Roparz. 1979–1998. Geriadur istorel ar brezhoneg / Dictionnaire historique du breton. 2. éd. Plomelin: Preder.
Pages: 2029-30
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)

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