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Old Irish: kʹi:x

« brunʹnʹe (breast) uxt (breast) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Irish
Meaning:breast
Source form:cích
Phonological form:kʹi:x
Gloss:
Notes:Root: *kak-/*kək-/*kek- ‘to jump, gush forth'. Cf. also formal vgl Gk κικυς ‘force, agility, freshness’.
Cognate codes:(J)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Lucht, Martina. 2007. Der Grundwortschatz des Altirischen, Bonn: Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität.
Pages: 74
Reliability: High
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Source: Ringe, D., Warnow, T., Taylor, A. (2002) 'Indo-European and Computational Cladistics.' Transaction of the Philological Society Vol. 100:1: 59-129.
Reliability: High
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Source: DIL = Royal Irish Academy, Dictionary of the Irish Language based mainly on Old and Middle Irish materials. Web edition http://www.dil.ie/.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Only the female breast.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class J
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Source: Blažek, Václav. 2009. On the position of Gaulish within Celtic from the point of view of glottochronology. Indogermansiche Forschungen, 114.
Reliability: High