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Alternative forms[уреди]


Borrowed from Латински cognātus (related by blood), from nātus (born)




cognate (not comparable)

  1. Allied by blood; kindred by birth; specifically (закон) related on the mother's side.
  2. Of the same or a similar nature; of the same family; proceeding from the same stock or root; allied; kindred.
  3. (linguistics) Descended from the same source lexeme of an ancestor language.
    English is cognate with Greek , German , Russian and Persian .
    1. In English, is cognate with , both of which are cognate with Russian , Icelandic and Irish .
      1. English shirt is cognate with English skirt, short, and curt and with German and French ; all of these are descended from the Пра-Индо-Европски root *(s)ker-, meaning ‘to cut’.

        Usage notes[уреди]

        "Cognate to" is much less common than "cognate with" and not even mentioned in most dictionaries.

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