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Brit·ton·ic

 (brĭ-tŏn′ĭk) also Bry·thon·ic (-thŏn′-)
n.
The subdivision of the Insular Celtic languages that includes Welsh, Breton, and Cornish.

[Ultimately from Latin Brittonēs, Britons; see Briton.]

Brittonic

(brɪˈtɒnɪk)
n, adj
(Languages) another word for Brythonic

Bry•thon•ic

(brɪˈθɒn ɪk)

also Brittonic


n.
1. the subgroup of modern Celtic languages represented by Welsh, Cornish, and Breton.
2. the Celtic language ancestral to these languages; British Celtic.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to Brythonic.
[1884; < Welsh Brython Briton]
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Should be preserved with the other Brythonic languages.
Although certainly closely related to the Irish Gaelic of Ulster and Munster, and to Scottish west-coast Gaelic, and much less closely to the Brythonic languages of Cornwall, Wales, and Brittany (5), certain words and pronunciations were purely Manx.