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Middle Breton: ˈgurec

« ˈgant (with) ˈmoues, ˈmaues (woman) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Breton
Meaning:woman
Source form:gurec, greuc, grec, grouec, groec
Phonological form:ˈgurec
Gloss:wife, married woman, woman
Notes:The original meaning seems to be 'woman', but the attestations meaning 'wife' are more frequent.
Cognate codes:Ae

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: 1152
Reliability: High
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Source: Dictionnaire historique Meurgorf. http://meurgorf.brezhoneg.bzh/
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Ae
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Source: Deshayes, Albert. 2003: Dictionnaire étymologique du breton. Douarnenez, chasse-marée.
Pages: 316
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *u̯rako-.