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Middle Breton: ˈhent, ˈent

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:road
Source form:hent, ent
Phonological form:ˈhent, ˈent
Gloss:road, path, way; way (of doing), method, manner
Notes:
Cognate codes:I

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: 1197-98
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class I
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 330
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *sentu- 'path', cf. PIE *sent- 'head for, go' (IEW 908); PIE *sent- 'to go' >> 'to perceive' (LIV 533).