P-Celtic

[ pee-sel-tik, -kel- ]
/ ˈpiˈsɛl tɪk, -ˈkɛl- /

noun

the subbranch of Celtic in which the Proto-Indo-European kw-sound became a p-sound. Welsh, Breton, Cornish, and Gaulish belong to P-Celtic.

adjective

of or belonging to P-Celtic.

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Origin of P-Celtic

First recorded in 1945–50

Words nearby P-Celtic

PBX, pc, PCB, PCC, PC card, P-Celtic, pcf, pci, PCL, PCM, PCMCIA
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