Lexeme – Details – Branodunum

Lexeme

Transcription
Branodunum
Script
IPA
Meaning
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
Note
Latin toponym (modern Brancaster in Norfolk) based on a Celtic placename probably meaning 'fort of the raven'. Presumably not from Gaulish, as RM claims, but rather Proto-Welsh or Brittonic, given that the place is in Britain.

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Sources

Source
Robert Farren. Native speaker of English. Conductor of LUNDIC project-internal analysis of Indo-European culture data.
[RF]
Source
Matasović, Ranko. Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Indo-European Etymological Dictionaries Online. Edited by Alexander Lubotsky. Brill. Brill Online: http://iedo.brillonline.nl.ludwig.lub.lu.se/dictionaries/content/proto-celtic/index.html
[RM]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
RL83

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