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Breton: ˈaːvɛɭ

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Lexeme data

Language:Breton
Meaning:wind
Source form:avel
Phonological form:ˈaːvɛɭ
Gloss:wind
Notes:
Cognate codes:B

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: 46
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 74
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *awelā 'breeze, wind', cf. PIE: *h₂uh₁-el- (IEW 8lff.). Neuter l-stem, probably with nom. sg. *h₂ewh₁-l, gen. sg. *h₁uh₂-el-s. Cognate with Gr. áella 'stormwind'.
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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)