Cymric


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Cym·ric

 (kĭm′rĭk, sĭm′-)
adj.
Of or relating to the Cymry.
n.
See Welsh.

Cymric

(ˈkɪmrɪk) or

Kymric

n
1. (Languages) the Welsh language
2. (Languages) the Brythonic group of Celtic languages
3. (Breeds) a breed of medium-sized cat with soft semi-long hair
adj
4. (Peoples) of or relating to the Cymry, any of their languages, Wales, or the Welsh
5. (Languages) of or relating to the Cymry, any of their languages, Wales, or the Welsh
6. (Placename) of or relating to the Cymry, any of their languages, Wales, or the Welsh

welsh

(wɛlʃ, wɛltʃ)

also welch



v.i. Sometimes Offensive.
1. to fail to pay what is owed (often fol. by on): welshed on his gambling debts.
2. to go back on one's word (often fol. by on): to welsh on a promise.
[1855–60; perhaps special use of Welsh]
welsh′er, n.
usage.: Though any relationship between the words welsh “to renege” and Welsh referring to inhabitants or natives of Wales is uncertain, many people of Welsh origin find welsh to be offensive. Words such as renege or swindle can be substituted if desired.

Welsh

(wɛlʃ, wɛltʃ)
n.
1. (used with a pl. v.)
a. the inhabitants of Wales.
b. natives of Wales or persons of Welsh ancestry living outside Wales.
2. the Celtic language of Wales, now spoken mainly in the W and N parts.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to Wales, its inhabitants, or the language Welsh.
[before 900; Middle English Welische, Old English Welisc, derivative of Walh Briton, foreigner (compare Latin Volcae a Gallic tribe); c. German welsch foreign, Italian]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Cymric - a Celtic language of Wales
Brittanic, Brythonic - a southern group of Celtic languages
Cambria, Cymru, Wales - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria
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Ossian, you remember, was supposed to live in the third century, but the oldest Cymric poets whose names we know were supposed to live in the sixth century.
The English still spoke English, and the British Welsh or Cymric.
What William Buick has to say to Golden Horn's trainer John Gosden after he returns from riding Cymric in the day's opening Breeders' Cup race could have considerable significance.
A 'LIBERTY & Co' silver Cymric mantel clock exceeded all expectations, reaching a hammer price of more than ten times its estimate in a Birmingham auction.
The winner, Cymric, is now rated 95 having since finished third in the Acomb Stakes at York and won a conditions race, so the form could hardly be more water-tight and Massaat will surely get off the mark in the Midlands before perhaps taking up one of his big-race engagements towards the end of the season.
The winner, Cymric, is now rated 95 having since finished third in the Acomb Stakes at York and won a conditions race, so the form could hardly be more watertight and Massaat will surely get off the mark in the Midlands before perhaps taking up one of his big-race engagements towards the end of the season.
Another interesting pattern races is the Group 3 Acomb Stakes for two-year-olds where two Dubai-owned juveniles, Adventurous and Cymric, look to have leading claims.
On the mark for Tynte were Ross Williams and Scott Burgess who both notched a brace adding to Nathan Roberts' strike, whilst Clwb Cymric replied through Steven Cope and Tomos Pritchard.
The robbed Cymric lands include the aforementioned river bed in Swansea, the 850 acres of moorland above Ebbw Vale earmarked for the Circuit of Wales racetrack and the vast mountainous moorland of Mynydd y Gwair in the Mawr ward of Swansea.
A Liverpool Shipwreck and Humane Society gold medal awarded when he was a lieutenant of the White Star liner Cymric.
Gasco currently has entered into agreements and received prospect fees and carried working interests on three of its California prospects: Southwest Cymric, Northwest McKittrick and Willow Springs.
HE AGENT SAYS: A very spacious one-bedroom apartment in Grade II-listed Cymric House in West Bute Street in Cardiff Bay.