Breton/Level 2

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Brezhoneg Daoù

Welcome to Brezhoneg Daoù. If you haven't done so, go and learn from Brezhoneg Unan where you will learn some basic Breton words.

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In this Course, Brezhoneg Daoù, you will learn:

  • The present tenses in Breton
  • Some basic Verbs of Breton
  • Some basic Nouns of Breton

Chañs vat!
Good Luck!

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Istor ar Brezhoneg/History of the Breton Language

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Breton is a member of the Brythonic Branch of Celtic, along with Welsh and Cornish, but also, less known, Devonian and Cumbric. The Other Branch of the Celtic Language is Goidelic, with Scottish Gaelic, Irish and Manx.

British was spoken in the pre-Roman period, and has borrowed extensively from Latin (for example the word "skriva" write is from Latin SCRIBO, also "kegin" kitchen from COQUINA).

From the later maedieval period Breton was pushed back West.

Now, an estimated 300.000 people know Breton.

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Kentel Unan: Basic Verbs
Kentel Daoù: Basic Nouns
Kentel Tri: Present Tenses
Kentel Pevar: Dialogue
Kentel Pemp: Questions
Kentel C'hwec'h: Prepositions
Kentel Seizh: Mutations (Complete)