[ brith-uhn, -on ]
/ ˈbrɪθ ən, -ɒn /
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a member of the Brythonic-speaking Celts.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Origin of Brython
From Welsh, dating back to 1880–85; see origin at Briton
Words nearby Brython
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British Dictionary definitions for Brython
/ (ˈbrɪθən) /
a Celt who speaks a Brythonic languageCompare Goidel
Word Origin for Brython
C19: from Welsh; see Briton
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