cymryd

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Stem cymer- from Proto-Brythonic *kummėrɨd, from Proto-Celtic *kombereti, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱom + *bʰéreti; verbal noun cymryd from Proto-Brythonic *kumrɨd, from Proto-Celtic *kombritus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cymryd (first-person singular present cymeraf)

  1. to take, accept

Conjugation[edit]

  • Obsolete third-person singular preterite: cymerth

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cymryd gymryd nghymryd chymryd
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-) , “cymeraf”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies