Lexicostatistics: Swedish to Old_Norse

Comparison Swedish to Old_Norse

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Death-D-D-
Död
-D-TH-
dauði [1]
Exact consonant match -D-/-D-
Related consonant match -D-/-TH-
 85,45  
Ear-R-
Öra
-R-
eyra [2]
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 100,00  
Eye-G-
Öga
-G-
auga
Exact consonant match -G-/-G-
 100,00  
Four-F-R-
Fyra
-F-R-
fjrir
Exact consonant match -F-/-F-
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 100,00  
Hand-H-N-D-
Hand
-H-N-D-
hønd
Exact consonant match -H-/-H-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -D-/-D-
 100,00  
I-J-G-
Jag
-K-
ek
Related consonant match -G-/-K-
 39,79  
Name-N-M-N-
Namn
-N-F-N-
nafn
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
 66,67  
Night-N-T-
Natt
-N-T-
ntt
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
 100,00  
Nose-N-S-
Näsa
-N-S-
nøs (nef, nasar?) [3]
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -S-/-S-
 100,00  
Sun-S-L-
Sol
-S-L-
sl
Exact consonant match -S-/-S-
Exact consonant match -L-/-L-
 100,00  
Three-T-R-
Tre
-TH-R-R-
Þrír
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
Related consonant match -T-/-TH-
 59,41  
Tongue-T-N-G-
Tunga
-T-N-G-
tunga
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -G-/-G-
 100,00  
Tooth-T-N-D-
Tand
-T-N-
tønn
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
 66,67  
Two-T-V-
Tvǻ
-T-V-R-
tveir
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
Exact consonant match -V-/-V-
 66,67  
Water-V-T-N-
Watten
-V-T-N-
vatn
Exact consonant match -V-/-V-
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
 100,00  
Who-V-M-
Vem
-H-V-R-
hverr
Exact consonant match -V-/-V-
Too weak signals! -> no point
 0,00  
Wind-V-N-D-
Vind
-V-N-D-
vindr
Exact consonant match -V-/-V-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -D-/-D-
 100,00  
You (thou)-D-
Du
-TH-
Þ
Related consonant match -D-/-TH-
 70,91  
Analysis:
Total Points/#words: 1455,56/18 (=80,865/100). This value has to be reverted (100-Result) to get the Genetic distance:
Genetic distance: 19,14
 
These langages are very closely related!
Period Swedish: Year 2000, Period Old_Norse: Year 800.

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Statistics for this comparison (exposure to chance - explanation here):
 
→ Mathematical expectation (μ): 87,55
→ Standard deviation (σ): 4,86
p-value = ƒ(19,14, μ, σ): 2,652 × 10-45
 
This comparison has a probability lower than 0,01% to get results below 19,14 if conducted with random values.
References:
 1. www.vikingsofbjornstad.com
 2. All Old Norse words from: Palisto's KurdishDNA blog
 3. Source: www.palaeolexicon.com/