from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An ancient Celtic Briton. No longer in scholarly use.
- n. A member of a Brittonic-speaking people. No longer in scholarly use.
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- n. A (historical) Briton: a member of that people that spoke Brythonic languages.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ethnography, a Briton of Wales, Cornwall, or ancient Cambria, as distinct from a Gadhelic Celt.
Welsh, from Latin Brittonēs, Britons; see Briton.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)