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Mycenaean Greek: du̯o̞(ː)

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Lexeme data

Language:Mycenaean Greek
Meaning:two
Source form:dwo
Phonological form:du̯o̞(ː)
Gloss:two
Notes:Attested in PY Ub 1315.3, etc. See DMic. for full range of attestations.
Cognate codes:A

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Aura Jorro, Francisco. (1985). Diccionario Micénico. Volumen I. (Diccionario Griego-Español Anejo I). Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas.
Reliability: High
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Source: Scarborough, Matthew (University of Cambridge/Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)
Reliability: High
Comment: Unclear whether the form is δύο [dúo] or δύω [dúo̞ː] due to the lack of distinction of vowel length written in the Linear B script. (Both forms are found in Classical dialects.)
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Source: Blažek, Václav. 2010. Glottochronogical analysis of the Greek lexicon: Modern, Tsakonian, Old and Mycenaean Greek. Graeco-Latina Brunensia, vol. 15.
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class A
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Source: Aura Jorro, Francisco. (1993). Diccionario Micénico. Volumen II. (Diccionario Griego-Español Anejo II). Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas.
Reliability: High