askorn

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Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Breton ascorn, ascourn, from Proto-Celtic *astkornu (compare Cornish askorn, Welsh asgwrn), compound of *ast- ‎(bone) and *kornu ‎(horn) (compare Breton kern ‎(horns), Old Irish corn), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱr̥nom (compare Latin cornū, English horn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

askorn m ‎(plural eskern)

  1. bone
  2. stone (of a fruit)