cyhyr

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Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Celtic *kom-ser-, from Proto-Indo-European *ser- (bind, connect). Cognate to Breton caher.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cyhyr m (plural cyhyrau or cyhyr, singulative cyhyryn)

  1. muscle, brawn; tendon, sinew; piece of meat, flesh

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cyhyr gyhyr nghyhyr chyhyr
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “cyhyr, cehyr, cŷr”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies