grug

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Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *gwrʉg, from Proto-Celtic *wroikos, from an unknown non-Indo-European source.

Compare Czech vřes, Latvian vìrsis, Ancient Greek ἐρείκη (ereíkē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [ɡryːɡ]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [ɡriːɡ]

Noun[edit]

grug m (plural grugow)

  1. heather

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Welsh gwrug, from Proto-Brythonic *gwrʉg, from Proto-Celtic *wroikos, from an unknown non-Indo-European source.

Compare Czech vřes, Latvian vìrsis, Ancient Greek ἐρείκη (ereíkē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grug m

  1. heather

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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