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Greek: ˈsiziˌɣo̞s

« ˈandras (husband) e̞ˈɣo̞ (I) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Greek
Meaning:husband
Source form:σύζυγος
Phonological form:ˈsiziˌɣo̞s
Gloss:spouse
Notes:Cf. 'wife' /lexeme/35523/
Cognate codes:Av

Source of lexical data

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Source: Andriotis, Nikolaos (et al.). 1999. [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]. Thessaloniki: Institute of Modern Greek Studies.
Reliability: High
Comment: Most basic word for 'husband' or 'wife'. Which of the two meanings is specified through the use of masculine or feminine definite articles, i.e. ο σύζυγος 'the husband', η σύζυγος 'the wife'.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Av
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Source: Scarborough, Matthew (University of Cambridge/Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)
Reliability: High