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[Legacy] Irish A: GEIR

« BLONAG (fat) ATHAIR (father) »

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Lexeme data

Language:[Legacy] Irish A
Meaning:fat
Source form:GEIR
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:split from DKB, IE *g(wh)er- 'warm, heat' or *ǵ(h)wer-(h)ep- 'beast-fat', but root connections uncertain
Cognate codes:Ag

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 146
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)

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Ag
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Source: Blažek, Václav. 2009. On the position of Gaulish within Celtic from the point of view of glottochronology. Indogermansiche Forschungen, 114.
Reliability: High