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Middle Breton: ˈhenːes, ˈhonːes, arˈreːze

« ˈlost (tail) se (that) »

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Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:that
Source form:hennez m.sg., honnez, hounnez f.sg., an re-se pl.
Phonological form:ˈhenːes, ˈhonːes, arˈreːze
Gloss:that
Notes:hennez m.sg., honnez f.sg., an re-se pl. are demonstrative pronouns refering to concrete mask. or fem. nouns. They are never used attributively. For abstract entities se alone is used, e.g. credit se 'believe that', nep a goaer se 'whoever knows that'. Note that Middle Breton has a threefold deictic system.
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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: 1196 (hennez), 1254 (hounnez), 2692 (an re-se)
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: 125-130
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: 397
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

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