Reconstruction:Proto-Brythonic/dið

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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-Brythonic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *dīyos (day), from Proto-Indo-European *dyḗws (sky, heaven).

Noun[edit]

*dið m

  1. day, daytime

Descendants[edit]

  • Breton: deiz
  • Cornish: dedh
  • Old Welsh: did

References[edit]

  1. R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “dydd”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies