llo

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From misdivision (llo-eau) of plural lloeau, from Middle Welsh lloe, from Proto-Celtic *loigos (compare Cornish leugh, Breton leue, Irish laogh), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁leig- (pres. *h₁lóigei) ‘to jump’ (compare English lark ‘to frolic’, Lithuanian láigyti ‘to run around wildly’). Alternatively from Proto-Celtic *lāfigos, from Proto-Indo-European *leh₂p- (cattle) (compare Albanian lopë).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

llo m (plural lloi or lloeau)

  1. calf (young cow):

Mutation[edit]

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