dowr

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Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *dubros (compare Welsh dŵr, Breton dour, Old Irish dobur).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dowr m ‎(plural dowrow)

  1. water
  2. urine
  3. river, lake

Mutation[edit]

References[edit]

  • William Pryce, Archaeologia Cornu-Britannica Or An Essay to Preserve the Ancient Cornish Language (1790)
  • Edwin Norris, Resurrexio Domini nostri. Notes. Sketch of Cornish (1859)
  • Brian Murdoch, Cornish Literature (1993)