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Irish: luan

« gealach (moon) máthair (mother) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Irish
Meaning:moon
Source form:luan
Phonological form:
Gloss:
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Cognate codes:(C)

Sources of lexical data

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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: 54
Reliability: High
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Source: Ó Dónaill, Niall, and Tomás De Bhaldraithe. 1977. Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla. Baile Átha Cliath: Oifig an tSoláthair.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Primary meaning is 'monday'. Also 'aureola, nimbus, halo'

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: 55
Reliability: Doubtful
Comment: Buck has "?"