Lexeme – Details – cailech

Lexeme

Transcription
cailech
Script
IPA
Meaning
rooster
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
m
Note
"The Celtic forms are compatible with PIE *klh₁-yo- > PCelt. *kalyo- (with the early loss of H before y?), to which the frequent suffix *-āko- was added. For the development of meaning cf. Germ. Hahn < *kan- v. 'to sing', or Lat. gallus 'rooster' < *gel-w- 'call'. " (RM)

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Sources

Source
An Stòr-dàta Briathrachais Gàidhlig: http://www2.smo.uhi.ac.uk/gaidhlig/faclair/sbg/lorg.php
[AFB]
Source
Hrach K. Martirosyan. Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon. Indo-European Etymological Dictionaries Online. Edited by Alexander Lubotsky. Brill. Brill Online.
[HKM]
Source
Matasović, Ranko. Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Indo-European Etymological Dictionaries Online. Edited by Alexander Lubotsky. Brill. Brill Online: http://iedo.brillonline.nl.ludwig.lub.lu.se/dictionaries/content/proto-celtic/index.html
[RM]
Source
Dinneen, Patrick S. 1904. Foclóir Gaedhilge agus Béarla: An Irish-English dictionary. Dublin: M. H. Gill & Son, Ltd.
[DIN]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
HM59, HM61, HM63

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