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Middle Breton: ˈryːð

« ˈglav, ˈglao (rain) ˈreːθ, ˈrejθ (right) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:red
Source form:ruz
Phonological form:ˈryːð
Gloss:red
Notes:The Catholicon (1499) translates 'rouge, Latin rubeus, ruber'.
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: 2769-70
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: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 315
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *rou̯do- 'red' < *h₁reu̯dʰ- 'red' (IEW 872).