amrwd

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Welsh amrwt, from Proto-Celtic *an- (un-) + *brutus (boiling heat) (compare Old Irish bruth), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰrewh₁-. Synchronically analyzable as an- (un-) +‎ brwd (boiled, heated).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

amrwd (feminine singular amrwd, plural amrwd)

  1. raw, uncooked
  2. crude, primitive

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • Angharad Fychan and Ann Parry Owen, editors (2014), “amrwd”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies