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Old Norse: buːa

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:live
Source form:búa
Phonological form:buːa
Gloss:'dwell'
Notes:Also used in the meaning 'live', but not the default.
Cognate codes:(I)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: De Vries, Jan. 1961. Altnordisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch. Leiden: E. J. Brill.
Reliability: High
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Source: Cleasby, Richard & Gudbrand Vigfusson. 1957. An Icelandic-English dictionary. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Pages: 86-88
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)

Cognate coding

Cognate Class I
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Source: De Vries, Jan. 1961. Altnordisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch. Leiden: E. J. Brill.
Reliability: High