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Middle Breton: peˈnaus, ˈpenoːs

« ˈkorn (horn) ʃaˈseal (hunt) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:how
Source form:penaus, pennaus, penos, penaux, penaulx
Phonological form:peˈnaus, ˈpenoːs
Gloss:how
Notes:Consists of the interrogative pe 'what' and *aos, aux 'manner, fashion', i.e. *pe en aux 'in what manner?'
Cognate codes:B

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: 1597
Reliability: High
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Source: Hemon, Roparz. 1975: A historical morphology and syntax of Breton. Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (Medieval and Modern Breton Series III).
Pages: 133-34
Reliability: High
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Source: Schrijver, Peter. 2011: Middle and Early Modern Breton. In Ternes, Elmar (ed.) 2011: Brythonic Celtic ‒ Britannisches Keltisch. From Medieval British to Modern Breton. Bremen, Hempen: 359-329 (Münchner Forschungen zur historischen Sprachwissenschaft 11).
Pages: 399
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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Source: Hemon, Roparz. 1975: A historical morphology and syntax of Breton. Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (Medieval and Modern Breton Series III).
Pages: 133-34
Reliability: High