[brith-uh n, -on]


a member of the Brythonic-speaking Celts.

Origin of Brython

From Welsh, dating back to 1880–85; see origin at Briton Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for brython

  • Such were some of the wonderful virtues of this plant, as given in the Brython, vol.

    Welsh Folk-Lore|Elias Owen

British Dictionary definitions for brython



a Celt who speaks a Brythonic languageCompare Goidel

Word Origin for Brython

C19: from Welsh; see Briton

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