garw

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *garwos (compare Cornish garow, Irish garbh), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰer- (to bristle) (compare Latin horreo, Avestan [script needed] (zarshayamna-, ruffling one's feathers), Sanskrit हर्षते (harṣate, it bristles)).

Adjective[edit]

garw (feminine garw, plural garw, equative garwed, comparative garwach, superlative garwaf)

  1. rough, bumpy
  2. crude, rough, unrefined
Mutation[edit]
Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
garw arw ngarw unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Etymology 2[edit]

Mutated form of carw (deer).

Noun[edit]

garw

  1. Soft mutation of carw.
Mutation[edit]
Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
carw garw ngharw charw
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.