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Greek: ʝi

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Lexeme data

Language:Greek
Meaning:earth
Source form:γη
Phonological form:ʝi
Gloss:
Notes:EXCLUDE. Blažek does not consider this to be the basic term. Andriotis et al. 1999 lists the first meaning as the astronomical sense 'planet earth'.
Cognate codes:(M)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Blažek, Václav. 2010. Glottochronogical analysis of the Greek lexicon: Modern, Tsakonian, Old and Mycenaean Greek. Graeco-Latina Brunensia, vol. 15.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
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Source: Andriotis, Nikolaos (et al.). 1999. [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]. Thessaloniki: Institute of Modern Greek Studies.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Primarily 'earth' in astronomical sense.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class M
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Source: Blažek, Václav. 2010. Glottochronogical analysis of the Greek lexicon: Modern, Tsakonian, Old and Mycenaean Greek. Graeco-Latina Brunensia, vol. 15.
Reliability: High