Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/nest

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This Proto-Celtic 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-Celtic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ne. Cognate with (na), ne, 𐌽𐌹 (ni).

Adverb[edit]

*nest

  1. not

Descendants[edit]

  • Brythonic: *ni
    • Old Breton: ne
      • Middle Breton: ne
        • Breton: ne
    • Cornish: ny
    • Old Welsh: ni
  • Old Irish:
  • Celtiberian: ne

References[edit]

  • Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN
  • Schrivjer 1997 p.158
  • Co'lera 1998 p.103