Reconstruction:Proto-Brythonic/duɨw

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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 *dēwos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*duɨw m

  1. god
  2. (proper noun) God

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old Breton: *doi (in compound)
  • Old Cornish: duy
  • Old Welsh: duiu

References[edit]

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