[ kim-rik, sim- ]

  1. of or relating to the Cymry.

Origin of Cymric

  • Also Kym·ric [kim-rik] /ˈkɪm rɪk/ .

Other words from Cymric

  • non-Cymric, adjective

Words Nearby Cymric Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Cymric in a sentence

  • Yonder in the Cymric land beyond the narrow sea whence Howel came it shall not be lost.

    A Prince of Cornwall | Charles W. Whistler
  • He had the Cymric and Celtic respect of character; which puts aside the person's environments to face the soul.

  • More than half the names borne by the population of England are of Cymric origin or derivation.

  • Thus the Cymric proverb, “There is no impossibility to the maiden who hath a fortune to lose or a husband to win.”

  • Then with harp, music and song they dedicated the spot as a stronghold of the Cymric nation.

    Welsh Fairy Tales | William Elliott Griffis

British Dictionary definitions for Cymric



/ (ˈkɪmrɪk) /

  1. the Welsh language

  2. the Brythonic group of Celtic languages

  1. a breed of medium-sized cat with soft semi-long hair

  1. of or relating to the Cymry, any of their languages, Wales, or the Welsh

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