Middle Breton: ˈbutaṽ, ˈbuntaṽ

« ˈtenːaṽ (pull) ˈpulsaṽ (push) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Source form:boutaff, bountaff
Phonological form:ˈbutaṽ, ˈbuntaṽ
Gloss:to push, to hit
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: 294
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf.
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class H
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Source: Deshayes, Albert. 2003: Dictionnaire étymologique du breton. Douarnenez, chasse-marée.
Pages: 127
Reliability: Loanword
Comment: First attested in the Catholicon (1499). Cf. bou(n)t m. 'thrust, push' and f. 'shoot, bud, cutting'. Borrowed from Old French boute < bot 'blow, ' (1160), bouter 'to collide, to clash, to push' (1190).