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Old Welsh

Syllabification: Old Welsh

Definition of Old Welsh in English:

noun

The Welsh language up to circa 1150.
Example sentences
  • The manuscript contains a number of glosses in Old Welsh and Old Cornish, but also has strong affinities with similar colloquies in two English manuscripts of the eleventh century (Oxford, St John's Coll., 154, and Oxford, Bodl.

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