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Breton: ˈkals

« ˈdẽːn (man) ˈkiːk (meat) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Breton
Meaning:many
Source form:kalz
Phonological form:ˈkals
Gloss:many, much
Notes:
Cognate codes:Ai

Sources 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: 368
Reliability: High
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Source: Hemon, Roparz. 1975: A historical morphology and syntax of Breton. Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (Medieval and Modern Breton Series III).
Pages: 149
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Ai
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Source: Hemon, Roparz. 1975: A historical morphology and syntax of Breton. Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (Medieval and Modern Breton Series III).
Pages: 149
Reliability: High
Comment: The origin on kals is unknown. It may be the same as Modern Breton kalz 'heap', ur c'hals teil 'a dunghill'.