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Middle Breton: ˈpultr

« ˈtoːɲ, ˈtuːɲ (dull) ˈskuarn (ear) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:dust
Source form:poultr
Phonological form:ˈpultr
Gloss:dust, powder
Notes:
Cognate codes:Ah, (F)

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: 2626-27
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Ah
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Source: Deshayes, Albert. 2003: Dictionnaire étymologique du breton. Douarnenez, chasse-marée.
Pages: 596
Reliability: High
Cognate Class F
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Source: Deshayes, Albert. 2003: Dictionnaire étymologique du breton. Douarnenez, chasse-marée.
Pages: 596
Reliability: Loanword
Comment: First attested in the Catholicon (1499). Like Cornish polter borrowed from Old French poldre (1080) from Latin pulverem.