Reconstruction:Latin/brucus

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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]

Possibly borrowed from Gaulish *wroikos (heather), from Proto-Celtic *wroikos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*brūcus m (genitive *brūcī); second declension

  1. heather

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Italo-Western declension of *brūcus
Number Singular Plural
nominative *brúcọs *brúci
genitive *brúci *brucọ́rọ
dative *brúcọ *brúcis
accusative-ablative *brúcọ *brúcọs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Delamarre, Xavier (2003), “uroica”, in Dictionnaire de la langue gauloise: une approche linguistique du vieux-celtique continental [Dictionary of the Gaulish language: A linguistic approach to Old Continental Celtic] (Collection des Hespérides; 9), 3rd edition, Éditions Errance, →ISBN, page 329