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Reconstruction:Proto-Brythonic/bɨw

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This Proto-Brythonic entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-BrythonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *biwos, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wós.

AdjectiveEdit

*bɨw

  1. alive, living

DescendantsEdit

  • Cornish: byw, bew
  • Welsh: byw

NounEdit

*bɨw m

  1. life

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • University of Wales Proto-Celtic Wordlist