Reconstruction:Proto-Brythonic/gėr

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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 *garyos, related to *garyeti (to call, cry).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*gėr m

  1. word, speech

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Breton: guer
  • Cornish: ger
  • Middle Welsh: geir

References[edit]

  • Ranko Matasović (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, p. 153