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Classical Armenian: ɑɾɛu̯

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Lexeme data

Language:Classical Armenian
Meaning:sun
Source form:արեւ
Phonological form:ɑɾɛu̯
Gloss:
Notes:Also 'sunlight; life'. Derives from IE *h2reu-i-: Skt. ravi- m. 'sun, sun-god'.
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: Martirosyan, Hrach. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon. Brill.
Pages: 136
Reliability: High
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Source: Bedrossian, Mathias (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
Pages: 72
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: արեւ ɑɾɛu̯ specifically 'sun-light; day-light' rather than the heavenly body.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class D
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Source: Martirosyan, Hrach. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon. Brill.
Pages: 136
Reliability: High
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Source: Dunn, Michael (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)