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Classical Armenian: se̯ɑu̯

« xacanem (bite) ɑɾiu̯n (blood) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Classical Armenian
Meaning:black
Source form:սեաւ
Phonological form:se̯ɑu̯
Gloss:fig. also 'sad; gloomy'
Notes:Traditionally pronounced [sjɑʋ].
Cognate codes:(D), Q

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: Bedrossian, Mathias (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
Pages: 636
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Q
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Source: Macak, Martin (University of Georgia)
Reliability: High
Cognate Class D
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Source: Macak, Martin (University of Georgia)
Reliability: Loanword
Comment: Arguably an Iranian loan.
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Source: Dunn, Michael (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)