Definition of Cognate. Meaning of Cognate. Synonyms of Cognate

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Definition of Cognate

Cognate
Cognate Cog"nate, n. 1. (Law) One who is related to another on the female side. --Wharton. 2. One of a number of things allied in origin or nature; as, certain letters are cognates.

Meaning of Cognate from wikipedia

- In linguistics, cognates are words that have a common etymological origin. Cognates are often inherited from a shared parent language, but they may also...
- False cognates are pairs of words that seem to be cognates because of similar sounds and meaning, but have different etymologies; they can be within the...
- Cognate (Latin: cognatus, "related by birth") may mean: cognate (kinship), person who shares a common ancestor cognates, words that have a common etymological...
- In linguistics, a cognate object (or cognate accusative) is a verb's object that is etymologically related to the verb. More specifically, the verb is...
- Cognatic kinship is a mode of descent calculated from an ancestor or ancestress counted through any combination of male and female links, or a system of...
- In particular, Kikkuli's text includes words such as aika "one" (i.e. a cognate of the Indo-Aryan eka), tera "three" (tri), panza "five" (pancha), satta...
- In kinematics, cognate linkages are linkages that ensure the same input-output relationship or coupler curve geometry, while being dimensionally dissimilar...
- traditional dominant view, the first component was originally norðr, a cognate of English north, so the full name was Norðr vegr, "the way northwards"...
- or insula Albionum has two possible origins. It either derives from a cognate of the Latin albus meaning white, a reference to the white cliffs of Dover...
- Hindush, an eastern province of the Achaemenid empire; and ultimately its cognate, the Sanskrit Sindhu, or "river," but especially the Indus river and, by...
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