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Irish: dreoite

« tʲiad̪ˠ, tʲeːd̪ˠ (rope) lofa (rotten) »

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Language:Irish
Meaning:rotten
Source form:dreoite
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Gloss:
Notes:related to Ir. DROCH- 'bad'? < IE *dhrewgh- 'deceive', = Skt. DRHYATE 'deceives' (de Vaan 2008: 105f)
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Sources of lexical data

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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)
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Source: Ó Dónaill, Niall, and Tomás De Bhaldraithe. 1977. Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla. Baile Átha Cliath: Oifig an tSoláthair.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Verbal adjective of dreoigh 'putrefy, decay'

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