Lexicostatistics: Basque to Sumerian

Comparison Basque to Sumerian

  English    Basque     Sumerian   Comments  Points  
Death-H-L-C-
Hiltze [1]
-G-
Ug
 0,00  
Eye-B-G-
Begi
-G-
Igi
Exact consonant match -G-/-G-
 50,00  
Four-L-
Lau
-L-M-
Limmu
Exact consonant match -L-/-L-
 50,00  
Hand-S-K-
Esku
-SH-
Šu
Related consonant match -S-/-SH-
 46,94  
I-N-Z-
Naiz
-G-
Ğe
 0,00  
Name-Z-N-
Izen
-M-
Mu
 0,00  
Night-G-
Gaua
-G-
Gi
Exact consonant match -G-/-G-
 100,00  
Sun-G-Z-K-
Iguzki
-D-
Du
Related consonant match -Z-/-D-
Too weak signals! -> no point
 0,00  
Three-H-R-
Hiru
-SH-
 0,00  
Tongue-M-H-
Mihi
-M-
Eme
Exact consonant match -M-/-M-
 50,00  
Two-B-
Bi
-M-N-
Min
 0,00  
Water-R-
Ur
-#-
A
 0,00  
Who-N-R-
Nor
-M-
Àm
 0,00  
You (thou)-D-Z-
Duzu
-Z-
Za
Exact consonant match -Z-/-Z-
 50,00  
Analysis:
Total Points/#words: 346,94/14 (=24,782/100). This value has to be reverted (100-Result) to get the Genetic distance:
Genetic distance: 75,22
 
These langages are probably remotely related!
(Very low chance interference: p-Value* < 0.001)
Period Basque: Year 2000, Period Sumerian: Year -2400.

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Statistics for this comparison (exposure to chance - explanation here):
 
→ Mathematical expectation (μ): 92,92
→ Standard deviation (σ): 5,34
p-value = ƒ(75,22, μ, σ): 0,0005
 
This comparison has a probability of 0,05% to get results below 75,22 if conducted with random values. For more details about the statistical context click here.
References:
 1. All Basque words are taken from: MALHERBE, Michel. Les langages de l'humanité Paris : Robert Laffont, 1995. ISBN : 2-221-05947-6, p. 601 – 608