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Greek: γέρος

« mi(n) (not) paˈʎo̞s (old) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Greek
Meaning:old
Source form:γέρος
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:EXCLUDE.
Cognate codes:(C)

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: Andriotis, Nikolaos (et al.). 1999. [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]. Thessaloniki: Institute of Modern Greek Studies.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Refers to 'old age'.
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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: 'old' used of age in people and animals.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class C
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Source: Buck, Carl Darling. 1949/1988. A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Prinicipal Indo-European Languages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Pages: 959
Reliability: High