llo

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From misdivision (llo-eau) of plural lloeau, from Middle Welsh lloe, from Proto-Celtic *laygos (compare Cornish leugh, Breton leue, Old Irish lóeg), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁leyg- ‎(to jump) (compare English lark ‎(to frolic), Lithuanian láigyti ‎(to run around wildly)). Alternatively from Proto-Celtic *lāɸigos, 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.