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Classical Armenian: bolor(ak)

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Lexeme data

Language:Classical Armenian
Meaning:round
Source form:բոլոր(ակ)
Phonological form:bolor(ak)
Gloss:
Notes:Also 'circular'. Derived from PIE *bhel- 'to blow, grow, swell', cf. Gr. φαλλός m. 'penis', OIc. boli 'bull', OEngl. bula 'id.', bulluc 'young bull', Engl. bull 'id.', Lat. follis 'leather bag filled with air, ball', OIr. ball 'body part', OHG bolla f. 'Wasserblase, Fruchtbalg oder Knoten des Flachses', bilorn 'gum (in mouth)', OEngl. bealluc m. 'testicle' < *bhol-n -, OIc. bǫllr 'ball, testicle', Old Swedish bu/olde 'swelling, abscess, tumour', bu/olin 'aufgeschwollen', etc.
Cognate codes:I

Source 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

Cognate coding

Cognate Class I
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Source: Martirosyan, Hrach. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon. Brill.
Pages: 179
Reliability: High