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Classical Armenian: tʰir-tʃ͡ʰ-un

« haw (bird) kit͡s(-ɑn)-ɛ-m (bite) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Classical Armenian
Meaning:bird
Source form:թռչուն
Phonological form:tʰir-tʃ͡ʰ-un
Gloss:Orig. "flying (one)"; cf. թռչիմ [tʰərˈtʃʰim] 'I fly', ultimately related to PIE *pter- 'feather'
Notes:Traditionally pronounced [tʰərˈtʃʰun]
Cognate codes:D

Sources of lexical data

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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: Dunn, Michael (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: High
Comment: This is the generic term: see /lexeme/31049/

Cognate coding

Cognate Class D
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Source: Dunn, Michael (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)