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Breton: ˈmeːnǝs

« ˈmamː, mɑ̃mː (mother) ˈgeːnu, ˈgeːnow (mouth) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Breton
Meaning:mountain
Source form:menez
Phonological form:ˈmeːnǝs
Gloss:mountain, mount
Notes:
Cognate codes:F

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: 519
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class F
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 277
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *monii̯o- 'mountain', cf. PIE *mon- 'mountain, hill' (IEW 726).