Lexeme – Details – kulting, griskulting

Lexeme

Transcription
kulting, griskulting
Script
IPA
Meaning
half-grown piglet; stocky boy, small log
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
c
Note
kult is a dialectal term with a diversity of attested senses, in which the common thread is the shape of the thing or being in question: round, stocky, small. See Svenska Akademiens Ordbok for full details. First attested early 18th century (SEO). Compare Norw. kult m. 'round, powerful creature; strong young man; small log, round stone; wheel-nave'

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Sources

Source
Robert Farren. Native speaker of English. Conductor of LUNDIC project-internal analysis of Indo-European culture data.
[RF]
Source
Universitetet i Oslo i samarbeid med Språkrådet (2010). Bokmålsordboka & Nynorskordboka [online]. http://www.nob-ordbok.uio.no/perl/ordbok.cgi?
[NOB]
Source
Hellquist, Elof (1948). Svensk etymologisk ordbok. 3. uppl. Lund: Gleerup
[SEO]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
GW15

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