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Faroese: svaiːv

« ˈstɛɻ̊ʈʊɹ (tail) veːl (tail) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Faroese
Meaning:tail
Source form:sveiv
Phonological form:svaiːv
Gloss:
Notes:on a whale, from Old Norse sveif 'paddle'
Cognate codes:(Ag)

Source of lexical data

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Source: Í Skála, Annfinnur & Mikkelsen, Jonhard (eds.). 2007. Ensk-føroysk orðabók. Tórshavn: Sprotin.
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Ag
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Source: Eekman, Stephan (University of Amsterdam)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)