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Breton: ˈxwi, ˈhwi

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Lexeme data

Language:Breton
Meaning:you
Source form:c'hwi
Phonological form:ˈxwi, ˈhwi
Gloss:you (2 pl.)
Notes:
Cognate codes:A

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: 112
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class A
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Source: Schrijver, Peter. 2011: Old British. In Ternes, Elmar (ed.) 2011: Brythonic Celtic ‒ Britannisches Keltisch. From Medieval British to Modern Breton. Bremen, Hempen: 1-84 (Münchner Forschungen zur historischen Sprachwissenschaft 11).
Pages: 48-49
Reliability: High
Comment: From *swī(s) which reflects the PIE acc. 2 pl. *us-we.