Reconstruction:Proto-Brythonic/gweðw

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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 *widwā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁widʰéwh₂.

Noun[edit]

*gweðw f

  1. widow

Descendants[edit]

  • Old Cornish: guedeu
  • Middle Welsh: gwydw