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Middle Breton: ˈdalː

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:dull
Source form:dall?
Phonological form:ˈdalː
Gloss:blind, dull
Notes:Listed as meaning in GIB s.v. dall 'blind', but no attestations are given. There is a Modern Breton example for the derived verb dallañ 'to become blind, dull', however.
Cognate codes:F

Source 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: 387
Reliability: Doubtful

Cognate coding

Cognate Class F
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 88
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *dallo- 'blind'.