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Words for free in Celtic languages.

Proto-Celtic *su-wiros = free (“good man”)
Old Irish (Goídelc) sóer [soːi̯r] = free
Middle Irish saer = free
Irish (Gaeilge) saor [sˠeːɾˠ / sˠiːɾˠ] = free, enfranchised; noble; independent
Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig) soar [sɯːr] = free (not captive); cheap; frank
Manx (Gaelg) seyr [seːr] = free, gratuitous, gratis, complimentary, inexpensive, immune, floating, independent, disengaged, fluid, aweigh, unforced, autonomous

Etymology
From the Proto-Indo-European *h₁su- (good, well) & *wiHrós (man, husband).

Words marked with a * are reconstructions.

Sources: Wiktionary, Am Faclair Beag, Online Manx Dictionary, Teanglann.ie

Proto-Celtic *ɸriyos = free
Proto-Brythonic *rɨð [ˈrɨːð] = free
Welsh (Cymraeg) rhydd [r̥ɨːð / r̥iːð] = free, nonconformist; unrestricted, unrestrained; open; liberal
Old Cornish rid = free
Cornish (Kernewek) rydh [rɪ:ð / ri:ð] = free
Old Breton rid = free

Etymology
Possibly from the Proto-Indo-European *priHós (dear, beloved, happy, free) [source], from *preyH- (like, love).

Words marked with a * are reconstructions.

Sources: Wiktionary, Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru, Gerlyver Kernewek

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