Reconstruction:Proto-Brythonic/hir

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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 *sīros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

*hir

  1. long, tall

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Breton: hir
  • Cornish: hir, hyr
  • Old Welsh: hir

References[edit]

  • Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 337