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Greek: fuˈsko̞no̞

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Lexeme data

Language:Greek
Meaning:swell
Source form:φουσκώνω
Phonological form:fuˈsko̞no̞
Gloss:
Notes:EXCLUDE.
Cognate codes:(T)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Scarborough, Matthew (University of Cambridge/Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Excluded on basis that working definition of 'swell' for IELex2 refers specifically to the "especially abnormal, expansion of part of the human body."
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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: Used of expansion of bodies of liquid and gas (e.g. expansion of balloons, swelling of waves).

Cognate coding

Cognate Class T
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Source: Beekes, Robert. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of Greek. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 1600
Reliability: High