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Middle Breton: ˈbleo

« kuˈralju (guts) ˈdorn, ˈdurn (hand) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:hair
Source form:bleau, bleu
Phonological form:ˈbleo
Gloss:hair, coat of animal
Notes:Collective noun. The corresponding singulative is bleuenn, bleuen, bleauenn
Cognate codes:H

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: 271-72
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class H
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Source: Deshayes, Albert. 2003: Dictionnaire étymologique du breton. Douarnenez, chasse-marée.
Pages: 115
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *blowi-.