tenau

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *tanawyos (compare Old Irish tanae), from Proto-Indo-European *ténh₂us (compare Ancient Greek ταναός (tanaós, outstretched, tall), Latin tenuis, Gothic 𐌸𐌿𐌽𐌽𐌿𐍃 (þunnus)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): [ˈtɛnaɨ]

Adjective[edit]

tenau m & f (plural tenau, equative taneued, comparative taneuach, superlative taneuaf)

  1. thin