Words for to praise in Celtic languages.
|Proto-Celtic||molātor = to praise, laud|
|Old Irish (Goídelc)||molaidir = to praise|
|Irish (Gaeilge)||mol = to praise, commend, recommend, award (verb noun = moladh)|
|Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig)||mol [mɔl̪ˠ] = to praise, extol, recommend, advise, exalt, magnify (verb noun = moladh)|
|Manx (Gaelg)||moyl = to cheer (praise), bamboozle, recommend, compliment, commend, applaud, laud (verb noun = moylley)|
|Old Welsh||molim = to praise|
|Middle Welsh (Kymraec)||moli = to praise|
|Welsh (Cymraeg)||moli = to praise, laud, eulogize, extol, magnify, honour, cheer|
|Middle Breton||meuliff = to praise|
|Breton (Brezhoneg)||meuliñ = to praise, flatter, stroke|
Etymology: possibly related to the Proto-Indo-European *meldʰ- (praise) [source].