Albanian Tosk: rrumbullak

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Lexeme data

Language:Albanian Tosk
Source form:rrumbullak
Phonological form:
Notes:Loan either from (i) Lat r(h)ombu 'stump, spindle, clapper', (ii) Rmc rombulus 'rolled into a ball', or (iii) Att Gk ρνμβος 'top, gyro; bell-clapper (clerical)'.
Cognate codes:(L)

Source of lexical data

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Source: Holm, Hans J. 2011. "Swadesh lists" of Albanian Revisited and Consequences for Its Position in the Indo-European Languages, The Journal of Indo-European Studies, 39: 1&2, 1-53.
Pages: 31
Reliability: Loanword

Cognate coding

Cognate Class L
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 391
Reliability: Loanword