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Cognate classes for snow

Shannon entropy = -sum pi * ln(pi) = 1.13.

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The following table is not complete. It uses only the words that either went into the map on this page (plus Lahnda), or would have done but for irregular or multiple cognate classes. See the IELex page for snow for the full table. Cognate classes in brackets denote loanwords.

Language Word Cognate class
AlbanianborëC
ArmenianjyunD
Assamesebɒrɒph(A)
BalochibawarA
Belarusians'nehB
Bengaliborop(A)
BulgariansnjagB
CatalanneuB
CzechsníhB
DanishsneB
DutchsneeuwB
EnglishsnowB
FrenchneigeB
FriuliannêfB
GermanSchneeB
GreekchyoniD
Gujaratiberef(A)
Hindiberph(A)
IcelandicsnjórB
IrishsneachtaB
ItalianneveB
KashmirishinD
Lahndaberf(A)
LatviansnìegsB
LithuaniansniegasB
LuxembourgishschnéiB
MacedoniansnegB
Maithilibərph khəsəb(A)
MarathihimeD
NepalihiuD
NorwegiansneB
Oriyabɔrɔphɔ(A)
PashtovavraA
PersianbarfA
PolishśniegB
PortugueseneveB
Punjabibereph(A)
Romanianzăpadă(C)
RussianснегB
SardinianniB
Scottish GaelicsneachdB
Serbo-CroatiansnegB
Sindhibarfa(A)
SinhalahimaD
SlovaksnehB
SloveniansnekB
SpanishnieveB
SwedishsnöB
TajikbarfA
UkrainiansnihB
Urduبَرْف(A)
Welsheira, odE
ZazakivewrA

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