delysg

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Welsh[edit]

A plate of dulse.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *dolisko-, *dulisko- (compare Old Irish duilesc, modern duileasc), from *dol-, *dulā-, *duljo- (leaf)[1]

Noun[edit]

delysg m (plural {{{2}}})

  1. dulse (a seaweed of a reddish-brown color, Palmaria palmata (syn. Fucus palmatus), which is sometimes eaten, as in Wales and Scotland)

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
delysg ddelysg nelysg unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko 2009: Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series, vol. 9. Boston: Brill. p103
  • delysg”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014