Reconstruction:Proto-Brythonic/ėiriβ̃

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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 earlier Proto-Brythonic *aðrīm-, from Proto-Celtic *ad- + the masculine form of *rīmā (number).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*ėiriβ̃ m

  1. a number, counting

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Welsh: eirif

References[edit]

  • Schrijver, Peter C. H. (1995) Studies in British Celtic historical phonology (Leiden studies in Indo-European; 5), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 353