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Albanian: dhëmb

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Lexeme data

Language:Albanian
Meaning:tooth
Source form:dhëmb
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:From PAlb *dzamba, a dialectal IE word for tooth shared with TochA, TochB, Latv, Slav, etc. Original meaning is preserved in Gk γομφος and Skt jámbha- 'peg'.
Cognate codes:C

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 82
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: Replaced original lexeme entry DAM B I.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class C
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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)