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Ancient Greek: stɛ̑ːtʰos

« ostȗːn (bone) pnéɔː (breathe) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:breast
Source form:στῆθος
Phonological form:stɛ̑ːtʰos
Gloss:breast
Notes:G.sg. στήθεος. 'breast (of both sexes)' Probably related in some way to στηνιον στῆθος(Heysch.), this: Skt stana- 'woman's breast'. (Buck, 1949/1988: 247).
Cognate codes:I

Sources of lexical data

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Source: LSJ = H. G. Liddell, R. Scott. H. S. Jones. A Greek-English Lexicon. (Oxford, rev. ed. with supplement 1968)
Reliability: High
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Source: Buck, Carl Darling. 1949/1988. A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Prinicipal Indo-European Languages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Pages: 247
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class I
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Source: Buck, Carl Darling. 1949/1988. A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Prinicipal Indo-European Languages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Pages: 247
Reliability: High