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Faroese: veːl

« svaiːv (tail) ˈhɛaːsɪn (that) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Faroese
Meaning:tail
Source form:vel
Phonological form:veːl
Gloss:
Notes:on a bird
Cognate codes:(Ad)

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 Ad
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Source: De Vries, Jan. 1961. Altnordisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch. Leiden: E. J. Brill.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: from Old Norse 'veli', Germanic *waþila