arwydd

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Welsh arwyd, from Proto-Celtic *ɸarewēdyom (compare Old Irish airde), from *wēdo- ‎(tell, relate), from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- ‎(to see, know).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /ˈa.rʊɨ̯ð/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /ˈa.rʊi̯ð/

Noun[edit]

arwydd m (plural arwyddion)

  1. sign (visible indication)
    Mae’r holl arwyddion wedi’u tynnu i lawr.‎ ― All the road signs have been pulled down.[1]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ They Thought You'd Say This