Words for to eat in Celtic languages.
|Proto-Celtic||*essi = to eat|
|Old Irish (Goídelc)||ithid [ˈiθʲiðʲ] = to eat|
|Irish (Gaeilge)||ith [ɪ / ɪh] = to eat, feed, graze, bite, corrode, erode, consume, destroy, abuse, scold, revile, chew|
|Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig)||ith [iç] = to eat, gnaw, chew, devour, corrode, consume|
|Manx (Gaelg)||ee [i] = to eat, devour, feed, erode, kill off, dispose; consumption, eating, depletion|
|Welsh (Cymraeg)||ysu [ˈəsɨ / ˈəsi] = to consume, eat, devour, destroy, ruin, corrode, erode, wear away, torment, itch|
|Old Cornish||esat = to eat, eating|
Etymology: from the Proto-Indo-European *h₁édti (to eat) [Source].
|Welsh (Cymraeg)||bwyta [ˈbʊɨ̯ta / ˈbʊi̯ta] = to eat, consume, devour, ravage, waste, wear away, corrode, rust|
|Cornish (Kernewek)||dybri / debry = to eat|
|Old Breton||diprim = to eat|
|Breton (Brezhoneg)||debriñ [ˈde.bʁɪ̃] = to eat|
Words marked with a * are reconstructions.
Sources: Wiktionary, Am Faclair Beag, MacBain’s Dictionary, In Dúil Bélrai English – Old-Irish Glossary, teanglann.ie, On-Line Manx Dictionary, Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru, Gerlyver Kernewek, Dictionnaire Favereau