Reconstruction:Proto-Brythonic/anadl

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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 *anatlā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁- (to breathe). Cognate with Old Irish anál.

Noun[edit]

*anadl f

  1. breath

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Breton: alazn, azlan
  • Middle Cornish: anel
  • Middle Welsh: anadyl, anadl

References[edit]

  • Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*anatlā”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 35