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Breton: geot

« ˈmaːt (good) LETON (grass) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Breton
Meaning:grass
Source form:geot
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Cognate codes:G

Source of lexical data

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Source: Favereau, Frañses. 1997. Dictionnaire du breton contemporain = Geriadur ar brezhoneg a-vremañ. Morlaix: Skol Vreizh. Available online at http://www.arkaevraz.net/dicobzh/index
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class G
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 135-36
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *gʷeltā ‘grass’. PIE root problematic, as *gʷʰel- 'to graze' does not seem to exist.
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Source: Anderson, Cormac (Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology)
Reliability: High