Reconstruction:Latin/brigna

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This Latin 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.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Gaulish *brignā, from Proto-Celtic *brixs (hill).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*brigna f (genitive *brignae); first declension

  1. rocky terrain

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Italo-Western declension of *brigna
Number Singular Plural
nominative *brẹ́gna *brẹ́gnę
genitive *brẹ́gnę *brẹgnárọ
dative *brẹ́gnę *brẹ́gnis
accusative-ablative *brẹ́gnã *brẹ́gnas

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: breña
  • Portuguese: brenha
  • Spanish: breña