hedd

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English head.

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Noun[edit]

hedd n (genitive singular hedds, nominative plural hedd)

  1. (informal) cylinder head

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *sedom (peace), from Proto-Indo-European *sed- (to sit).[1] Compare Breton hez, Old Irish síd (peace).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hedd m or f (plural heddau or heddoedd, not mutable)

  1. peace

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References[edit]

  1. ^ R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “hedd”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies