cyntedd

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *kintu-sed- (compare Old Irish cétad (chair)), from *sed-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cyntedd m (plural cynteddau or cynteddoedd)

  1. porch, lobby, vestibule, entry
  2. court, forecourt
  3. part of the hall in which the king sat in medieval times

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cyntedd gyntedd nghyntedd chyntedd
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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