Lexeme – Details – patë

Lexeme

Transcription
patë
Script
IPA
Meaning
goose
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
f
Note
"A cultural wanderwort attested in Slavic as well as in Romance" (AED). "Of imitative origin" (CDB). But note SCr. patka f. 'duck', as compared with SCr. ptȉca f. 'bird' < PSl. *pъtica, *pъtъka (Ru. ptíca, Pl. ptak, Lith. putytis).

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Sources

Source
Buck, C., D. (1949). A dictionary of selected synonyms in the principal Indo–European languages: a contribution to the history of ideas. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
[CDB]
Source
Orel, Vladimir E. (1998). Albanian etymological dictionary. Leiden: Brill
[AED]
Source
Znanje & Srce (2006). Hrvatski jezični portal [online]. http://hjp.znanje.hr/
[HJP]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
IZ139

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