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Albanian: gjatë

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Lexeme data

Language:Albanian
Meaning:long
Source form:gjatë
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:From PAlb *dlata continuing IE *dlngh-to- and related to other IE adjectives for 'long'.
Cognate codes:B

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 130
Reliability: High
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Source: Dyen, Isidore Kruskal, Joseph and Black, Paul (1992). An Indoeuropean Classification, a Lexicostatistical Experiment. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 82/5.
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)
Comment: Added final -ë to original lexeme entry.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 130
Reliability: High
Comment: Delinked from original Dyen cognate class (now empty) on the basis of Orel's etymology. Clearly related to other IE lexemes with same meaning.