Old Irish: sʹlʹiɣʹe
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< IE *slig-iā; root *sleig-.
Sources of lexical data
Ringe, D., Warnow, T., Taylor, A. (2002) 'Indo-European and Computational Cladistics.' Transaction of the Philological Society Vol. 100:1: 59-129.
DIL = Royal Irish Academy, Dictionary of the Irish Language based mainly on Old and Middle Irish materials. Web edition http://www.dil.ie/.
Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
From sligid, so literally what has been cut – 'way, path'.
Indo-European Lexical Cognacy Database (LexDB version 0.9)