This Proto-Celtic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Celtic edit

Etymology edit

From *brusū (belly, breast).

Noun edit

*brusnyos m

  1. breast
  2. hill

Inflection edit

Masculine o-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *brusnyos *brusnyou *brusnyoi
vocative *brusnye *brusnyou *brusnyūs
accusative *brusnyom *brusnyou *brusnyoms
genitive *brusnyī *brusnyous *brusnyom
dative *brusnyūi *brusnyobom *brusnyobos
locative *brusnyei *? *?
instrumental *brusnyū *brusnyobim *brusnyūis

Descendants edit

  • Proto-Brythonic: *brünn
  • Old Irish: bruinne (breast)
  • Proto-Germanic: *brunjǭ (see there for further descendants)