Lord, Ruler

Words for lord / master / ruler in Celtic languages.

Proto-Celtic *tigerno(s) = lord, master
Primitive Irish ᚈᚔᚌᚔᚏᚅ (tigirn) = lord
Old Irish (Goídelc) tigerna = lord
Irish (Gaeilge) tiarna [ˈtʲiəɾˠn̪ˠə] = lord, master, ruler
Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig) tighearna [tʲi.əɾˠn̪ˠə] = lord, The Lord, laird, chief, ruler, baronet, master, superior
Manx (Gaelg) çhiarn [ˈtʃaːrn] = laird, lord, peer
Gaulish Tigernum = placename
Middle Welsh (Kymraec) teern, teyrn = lord, master
Welsh (Cymraeg) teyrn [teɨ̯rn / tei̯rn] = monarch, sovereign, king, prince, lord, ruler, leader, dictator, tyrant, royal
Cornish (Kernewek) machdeyrn = king
Old Breton tiarn = lord, master
Breton (Brezhoneg) tiern = lord, master

King

Words marked with a * are reconstructions.

Sources: Wiktionary, Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic, Am Faclair Beag, teanglann.ie, On-Line Manx Dictionary, Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru, Gerlyver Kernewek, Dictionnaire Favereau

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