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Cymric

EnglishEdit

The Cymric cat on an Azerbaijani stamp.
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Alternative formsEdit

  • Cymraeg (used of the Wales and the Welsh language, but not the cat breed)

EtymologyEdit

From Welsh Cymru (Wales) +‎ -ic.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɪmrɪk/, /ˈkʌmrɪk/

Proper nounEdit

Cymric

  1. (rare) The Welsh language.

NounEdit

Cymric (plural Cymrics)

  1. (rare) A member or descendant of the people of Wales
  2. A breed of domestic cat, developed in Canada, principally characterized by suppression of the tail and by a semi-long-haired coat, with a medium-sized, rounded, cobby body; it is the longhair version of the Manx cat.
  3. A cat of this breed.

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • Manx cat (the original, short-haired version of the breed)

AdjectiveEdit

Cymric (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to the Cymry, the native people of Wales.
  2. (rare) Of or pertaining to Wales or the Welsh language.
  3. Of or pertaining to the Cymric cat breed.