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Middle Breton: ˈlaːgat

« ˈviː, ˈɥiː (egg) ˈkueðaṽ (fall) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:eye
Source form:lagat, laguat
Phonological form:ˈlaːgat
Gloss:eye, eye-shaped object
Notes:
Cognate codes:E

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: 1707-08
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class E
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 246-47
Reliability: High
Comment: Probaby from Proto-Celtic *lukato-, from the PIE root *lewk- 'to become bright' (LIV 438).