canu

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See also: cañu

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cānū

  1. ablative supine of cāneō

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *kėnɨd, from Proto-Celtic *kaneti, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

canu (first-person singular present canaf)

  1. to sing
  2. to intone, chant
  3. to state, say
  4. to produce musical sounds (of instrument); to play or perform (on instrument)
  5. to compose poetry, celebrate in song

Conjugation[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
canu ganu nghanu chanu
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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