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Greek: ˈpsira

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Lexeme data

Language:Greek
Meaning:louse
Source form:ψείρα
Phonological form:ˈpsira
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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: With lexical contamination of initial consonant cluster. φθ- > ψ- from ψύλλα 'flea'