Lexeme – Details – olc

Lexeme

Transcription
olc
Script
IPA
Meaning
evil, harm; bad, evil, harmful
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
m,adj
Note
"It is assumed here that the PIE word for 'wolf', *wlkʷo-, became the adjective meaning 'bad, evil' in PCelt. (*ulkʷo-). (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
Dictionary of the Irish language: based mainly on old and middle Irish materials. (1913-1976). Dublin: Royal Irish Academy. Online at: http://edil.qub.ac.uk/dictionary/search.php
[EDIL]
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
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
KZ61

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