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Albanian Sicily: gjuhë

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Lexeme data

Language:Albanian Sicily
Meaning:tongue
Source form:gjuhë
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:From PAlb *glusā, further connected with IE dial. *golso- 'sound', cf also ON kall 'shout', Lith galsas 'echo', Slav golsъ 'voice'. Holm disagrees, favouring instead a root in IE *dnghuā 'tongue', cf /cognate/327/(cognate class W).
Cognate codes:C

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Holm, Hans J. 2011. "Swadesh lists" of Albanian Revisited and Consequences for Its Position in the Indo-European Languages, The Journal of Indo-European Studies, 39: 1&2, 1-53.
Pages: 40
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 138
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)
Comment: Replaced original lexeme GLUX.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class C
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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)