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Greek: ˈko̞vo̞

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Lexeme data

Language:Greek
Meaning:cut
Source form:κόβω
Phonological form:ˈko̞vo̞
Gloss:
Notes:Present stem κόβω backformed to replace Anc.Gk. κόπτω on basis of analogy (έ)τρίψα : τρίβω :: (έ)κοψα >> κόβω (Andriotis et al. 1999).
Cognate codes:I

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

Cognate coding

Cognate Class I
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Source: Andriotis, Nikolaos (et al.). 1999. [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]. Thessaloniki: Institute of Modern Greek Studies.
Reliability: High
Comment: Present stem κόβω backformed to replace Anc.Gk. κόπτω on basis of analogy (έ)τρίψα : τρίβω :: (έ)κοψα >> κόβω.