llanw

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pleh₁- (to fill). See llawn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

llanw m (plural llanwau)

  1. tide

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

llanw (first-person singular present llanwaf)

  1. (South Wales, colloquial) Alternative form of llenwi (to fill, to fill up, to fill in)

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

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