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Breton: ˈtãːn

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Lexeme data

Language:Breton
Meaning:fire
Source form:tan
Phonological form:ˈtãːn
Gloss:fire, ardour
Notes:
Cognate codes:G

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: 720
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class G
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 375
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *tefnet- 'fire', cogante with other words for 'warm' and 'heat' based on PIE *tep- 'to be warm, to be hot' (LIV 629).
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Source: NIL = Wodtko, Dagmar S., Irslinger, Britta & Schneider, Carolin. 2008: Nomina im indogermanischen Lexikon. Heidelberg, Winter.
Pages: 698-700
Reliability: High
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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)