asgwrn

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Welsh ascurn, ascwrn, from Proto-Celtic *astkornu (compare Cornish/Breton askorn), compound of *ast- (bone) (more at ais) and *-kornu (horn) (compare Middle Welsh cyrn (horns), Old Irish corn), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱr̥nom (compare Latin cornū, English horn).

NounEdit

asgwrn m (plural esgyrn)

  1. bone
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