Lexicostatistics: English to Old_English

Comparison English to Old_English

  English    English     Old_English   Comments  Points  
Death-D-TH-
Death
-D-TH-
Déaþ [1]
Exact consonant match -D-/-D-
Exact consonant match -TH-/-TH-
 100,00  
Ear-R-
Ear
-R-
ēare [2]
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 100,00  
Eye-J-
Eye
-G-
ēage
 0,00  
Four-F-R-
Four
-F-R-
fēower
Exact consonant match -F-/-F-
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 100,00  
Hand-H-N-D-
Hand
-H-N-D-
hand
Exact consonant match -H-/-H-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -D-/-D-
 100,00  
I-J-
I
-K-
ic
 0,00  
Name-N-M-
Name
-N-M-
nama
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -M-/-M-
 100,00  
Night-N-T-
Night
-N-KH-T-
niht
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
 66,67  
Nose-N-S-
Nose
-N-S-
nosu
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -S-/-S-
 100,00  
Sun-S-N-
Sun
-S-N-
sunne
Exact consonant match -S-/-S-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
 100,00  
Three-TH-R-
Three
-TH-R-
þrīe
Exact consonant match -TH-/-TH-
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 100,00  
Tongue-T-N-G-
Tongue
-T-N-G-
tunge
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -G-/-G-
 100,00  
Tooth-T-TH-
Tooth
-T-TH-
tōþ
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
Exact consonant match -TH-/-TH-
 100,00  
Two-T-
Two
-T-W-
Twá [3]
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
 50,00  
Water-W-T-R-
Water
-W-T-R-
wæter
Exact consonant match -W-/-W-
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 100,00  
Who-W-
Who
-H-W-
hw
Exact consonant match -W-/-W-
 50,00  
Wind-W-N-D-
Wind
-W-N-D-
wind
Exact consonant match -W-/-W-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -D-/-D-
 100,00  
You (thou)-TH-
Thou [4]
-TH-
þū
Exact consonant match -TH-/-TH-
 100,00  
Analysis:
Total Points/#words: 1466,67/18 (=81,481/100). This value has to be reverted (100-Result) to get the Genetic distance:
Genetic distance: 18,52
 
These langages are very closely related!
Period English: Year 2000, Period Old_English: Year 900.

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Statistics for this comparison (exposure to chance - explanation here):
 
→ Mathematical expectation (μ): 88,84
→ Standard deviation (σ): 4,84
p-value = ƒ(18,52, μ, σ): 3,508 × 10-48
 
This comparison has a probability lower than 0,01% to get results below 18,52 if conducted with random values.
References:
 1. www.oldenglishtranslator.co.uk
 2. All Old English words from: Palisto's KurdishDNA blog
 3. From "Old English language grammar" by Cyril Babaev
 4. The older "thou" is being used for comparison purposes instead of today's common "you".