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Old Norse: ɣnakːi

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:neck
Source form:hnakki
Phonological form:ɣnakːi
Gloss:'nape of neck'
Notes:Deleted hnakkr -- different lexeme altogether.
Cognate codes:(N)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Heggstad, Leiv, Finn Hødnebø & Erik Simensen. 2008. Norrøn Ordbok. Oslo: Det Norske Samlaget.
Reliability: High
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Source: Cleasby, Richard & Gudbrand Vigfusson. 1957. An Icelandic-English dictionary. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Pages: 275
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: refers to nape of neck

Cognate coding

Cognate Class N
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Source: De Vries, Jan. 1961. Altnordisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch. Leiden: E. J. Brill.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)