llan

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *lendʰ- (land, heath).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

llan f (plural llannau)

  1. a monastery[1]
  2. church, parish
  3. village
  4. yard

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
llan lan unchanged unchanged

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Wade-Evans, Arthur. Welsh Medieval Law. Oxford Univ., 1909. Accessed 1 Feb 2013.