amddiffyn

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

am- +‎ diffyn, from Vulgar Latin *dīfendō, from Latin dēfendō (defend).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

amddiffyn (first-person singular present amddiffynnaf)

  1. to protect, defend

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
amddiffyn unchanged unchanged hamddiffyn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • amddiffynnaf”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014