Words for to jump in Celtic languages.
|Proto-Celtic||*lanxsmen = to jump|
|Old Irish (Gaídelc)||léimm [l͈ʲeːmʲ] = to jump, leap|
|Irish (Gaeilge)||léim [l̠ʲeːmʲ] = to jump, leap, bound, start, fly up|
|Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig)||leum [l͈ʲeːm] = to jump, leap, bound, spring, hop, skip|
|Manx (Gaelg)||lheim = to jump, leap, spring, hop, buck, vault, limp, start, pounce, bound, bounce|
|Welsh (Cymraeg)||llamu [ɬamɨ / ɬamɪ] = to jump, leap, bound, spring, stride, skip, hop, dance; well up (with tears); throb, shoot, beat, flutter; jump over|
|Cornish (Kernewek)||lamma [‘lam:a] = to jump, hop, leap|
|Breton (Brezhoneg)||lammat = to leap, jump, rush, beat|
Etymology: from the Proto-Indo-European *legʷh- (light [weight]) [source].