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Old Church Slavonic: tæsnʊ̆

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Church Slavonic
Meaning:narrow
Source form:тѣснъ
Phonological form:tæsnʊ̆
Gloss:
Notes:It has two synonimical meanings 'narrow like a narrow river, road, table etc.' and 'narrow with a connotation of very little or too litte space, tight'. Probably the second meaning predominated but it is not entirely clear.
Cognate codes:I

Source of lexical data

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Source: Staroslavjanskij slovar'. Po rukopisjam X-XI vjekov, Moskva 1999.
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class I
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Source: Jocz, Lechosław (Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, PWSZ w Gorzowie Wlkp.)
Reliability: High