aredig

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Welsh[edit]

benywod yn aredig

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Finite forms built on the stem ardd- are from Proto-Brythonic *ėrðɨd, from Proto-Celtic *aryeti, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éryeti. The verbal noun is from Middle Welsh eredic (with analogically restored a in the first syllable), from Proto-Brythonic *ėrėdig, from Proto-Celtic *aratīkos, from the root of *aryeti (to plow), from *h₂erh₃-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

aredig (first-person singular present arddaf or aredaf)

  1. to plow

Conjugation[edit]

Finite forms built on the stem ardd- (most common forms):

Finite forms built on the stem ared- (rare):

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

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