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French: aswaʀ

« ʃɑ̃te (sing) po (skin) »

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Lexeme data

Language:French
Meaning:sit
Source form:asseoir
Phonological form:aswaʀ
Gloss:
Notes:Removed ETRE ASSIS.
Cognate codes:B

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Corréard, Marie-Hélène & Grundy, Valerie (eds.). 1994. The Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary, French-English, English-French, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Pages: 53
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)
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Source: Irslinger, Britta (University of Freiburg/Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)
Reliability: Doubtful
Comment: Asseoir is transitive 'to seat, to place, to put'. Cf. s'asseoir 'to sit down, to seat oneself', être assis 'to sit' seems to be the correct choice regarding the example ('to sit' intrans.).

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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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)