Words and Proper Names


Lindeman (Fredrik Otto): Varia: II. A note on Old Irish -bria.
In ZCP 40 (1984), pp. 280–281.
Proposes an alternative explanation of OIr. subj. -bria whereby it is derived from a CC subj. *-breusāt corresponding to a CC pres. id. *brusnati (> OIr. bronnaid), against H. Wagner, in ZCP 39 (1982), pp. 83-85.