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Middle Breton: ˈmoːr

« ˈskaːbat (scratch) ˈgueːlet (see) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:sea
Source form:mor
Phonological form:ˈmoːr
Gloss:sea
Notes:
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: 1970
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: 278-79
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *mori- 'sea', PIE: *mori 'sea, standing water' (IEW 748). Matasović: "W mor cannot be directly from *mori, since this would have given **myr."