Wagons & Carts

Words for wagons & carts in Celtic languages:

Proto-Celtic *wegnos = wagon, cart
Old Irish (Goídelc) fén [fʲeːn] = wagon, cart
Irish (Gaeilge) féan [fʲeːnˠ] = wagon, wain, cart
Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig) feun [fian] = cart, wain, chariot
Manx (Gaelg) fainagh = chariot
Proto-Brythonic *gweɨn = wagon, cart
Welsh (Cymraeg) gwain [ɡwai̯n] = sheath, scabbard, case, covering, nut of a screw, narrow thing, confined space, foreskin, vagina
Old Cornish guein = vagina
Cornish (Kernewek) goen = vagina
Breton (Brezhoneg) gouin = sheath

Etymology: from the Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ- (to go, transport) [source].

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

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