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Classical Armenian: ccem

« ułił (straight) diem (suck) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Classical Armenian
Meaning:suck
Source form:ccem
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:According to Ačaṙyan (HAB 2: 471b), a Caucasian borrowing; cf. Georg. juju 'teat', etc. Note also Hurr. zizzi 'mamma, female breast', zizz-u/oḫḫə , zuzz-u/oḫḫə 'spouted jar', Chechen c̣uz-am 'spout', etc.
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
Comment: Replaced final -ê following Martirosyan.
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Source: Martirosyan, Hrach. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon. Brill.
Pages: 340
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class D
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Source: Martirosyan, Hrach. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon. Brill.
Pages: 340
Reliability: Loanword