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Middle Breton: ˈtaːn, ˈtɑ̃ːn

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:fire
Source form:tan
Phonological form:ˈtaːn, ˈtɑ̃ːn
Gloss:fire
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: 3018
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: 698-700
Reliability: High
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 375
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *tefnet- 'fire', cogante with other words for 'warm' and 'heat' based on PIE *tep- 'to be warm, to be hot' (LIV 629).