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Breton: ˈkɔwd ˈãwn

« ˈduːʒã (fear) ˈplyːɛn, ˈplỹːven (feather) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Breton
Meaning:fear
Source form:kaout (endevout) aon
Phonological form:ˈkɔwd ˈãwn
Gloss:to fear
Notes:Light-verb construction: 'to have fear'.
Cognate codes:L

Source of lexical data

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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: 28
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class L
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 295-96
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *obnu- or *obno- 'fear' < PIE *h₁ogʷno- or *h₁ogʷnu-, cf PIE *h₁egʷ- (not in LIV).
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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: 1154
Reliability: High