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Classical Armenian: lanǰk‘

« kuɾt͡s-kʰ (breast) stin (breast) »

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Language:Classical Armenian
Meaning:breast
Source form:լանջք
Phonological form:lanǰk‘
Gloss:
Notes:Probably etymologically connected with Gk. έλαχύς 'gering', Skt. raghu- 'eilend, schnell, geschwind', laghu- 'leicht, unschwer, gering', Lat. levis 'light' etc., and the semantically close cognates ON lunga, Russ. legkoje 'lung'.
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Sources of lexical data

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Source: Martirosyan, Hrach. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon. Brill.
Pages: 305
Reliability: High
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Source: Olsen, Birgit Anette. 1999. The Noun in Biblical Armenian. Berlin/New York: Walter de Gruyter.
Pages: 65-66
Reliability: High
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Source: Martirosyan, Hrach (Leiden University)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)

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