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Middle Breton: ˈdyː

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:black
Source form:du
Phonological form:ˈdyː
Gloss:black
Notes:
Cognate codes:G

Sources of lexical data

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Source: GIB = Hemon, Roparz. 1979–1998. Geriadur istorel ar brezhoneg / Dictionnaire historique du breton. 2. éd. Plomelin: Preder.
Pages: 670
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class G
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Source: NIL = Wodtko, Dagmar S., Irslinger, Britta & Schneider, Carolin. 2008: Nomina im indogermanischen Lexikon. Heidelberg, Winter.
Pages: 122
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *dubu- 'black' < PIE ?*dʰub-u-, root *dʰewb- 'deep'
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 108
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *dubu- < PIE *dʰubʰ- (IEW 264).