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Frisian: vol

« jaen (give) gɛːs (grass) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Frisian
Meaning:good
Source form:wol
Phonological form:vol
Gloss:
Notes:cogn. with NE WELL, Du. WEL, NHG WOHL and prob. related to NE WILL (OED online) < IE *uel- 'want, choose' (Walde 1930: 1.294)
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Sources of lexical data

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Source: Zantema, J.W. 1984. Frysk Wurdboek, frysk-nederlânsk, Leeuwarden/Ljouwert: A.J. Osinga Uitgeverij.
Pages: 1203
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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