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Faroese: ˈslaŋɡ̊a

« ˈɔɹmʊɹ (snake) ˈsnɔaːkʰʊɹ (snake) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Faroese
Meaning:snake
Source form:slanga
Phonological form:ˈslaŋɡ̊a
Gloss:
Notes:
Cognate codes:(B)

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: Í Skála, Annfinnur & Mikkelsen, Jonhard (eds.). 2007. Ensk-føroysk orðabók. Tórshavn: Sprotin.
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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Source: De Vries, Jan. 1961. Altnordisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch. Leiden: E. J. Brill.
Reliability: Loanword
Comment: From Middle Low German 'slange'
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Source: Ludewig, Julia (University of Freiburg/Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: High