caeriwrch

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Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *caer (sheep) (from Proto-Celtic *kaɸrāxs) + iwrch (roe deer, roebuck)

Noun[edit]

caeriwrch m (plural ceiryrch or caeriyrchod)

  1. roebuck

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
caeriwrch gaeriwrch nghaeriwrch chaeriwrch
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

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