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Middle Breton: ˈiːvin

« ˈkanːaṽ (fight) ˈtaːn, ˈtɑ̃ːn (fire) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:fingernail
Source form:iuin
Phonological form:ˈiːvin
Gloss:fingernail, claw
Notes:
Cognate codes:A

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: 1302
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class A
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 36
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *angwīnā- 'nail'.