Shift # 72

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72flowercolourAcceptedIG

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Confirmed by 3 Guru(s)

Cognates: Old Slavonic цвѣтъ 'flower' Russian cvet 'colour'

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  • Contributed by: IG
  • Confirmed by 0 Guru(s)/Master(s)

Polysemy: Ancient Greek ἄνθος 'flower' — 'colour; the elect of'

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  • Comments: LSJ 140
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  • Contributed by: MR
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Cognates: Russian kraska 'paint' Belarusan kraska 'flower'

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  • Example for the meaning B: палявыя краскi 'field flowers'
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  • Comments: РБС 3, 701
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  • Contributed by: IG
  • Confirmed by 0 Guru(s)/Master(s)

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