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Citation: Deshayes, Albert. 2003: Dictionnaire étymologique du breton. Douarnenez, chasse-marée. Pages: 144 View First attested in Maunoir, Les dictionnaires... 1659. Productively formed fo from Middle Breton brume (1499). Only the latter is a loan-word.
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1 Middle Breton brum ˈbrỹːm fog First attested in the Catholicon (1499). See also brumen 'fog' attested in Julien Maunoir, Les dictionnaires français-breton et breton- français (1659), which is considered as the first work of Early Modern Breton. All other Breton words denoting 'fog' are attested even later. L View
2 Breton brumenn ˈbrymːɛn, ˈbrymɛn fog Difficult to ascertain which of the many Modern Breton words for 'fog' is the Swadesh term. ★★★ View