llin

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin līnea.

Noun[edit]

llin m or f (plural lliniau)

  1. line, stroke
  2. lineage, line of descent
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Latin līnum.

Noun[edit]

llin m (uncountable)

  1. flax
  2. linen cloth
Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

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