lludw

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Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Middle Welsh lludw, lludu, from Proto-Celtic *lowtus, *lowtwo-, possibly from a Proto-Indo-European root shared by Sanskrit उल्का (ulkā, meteor, firebrand, torch).

Cognate with Breton ludu, Scottish Gaelic luath, Irish luath,

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lludw m (uncountable)

  1. ash

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • Monier-Williams (1872): A Sanskṛit-English Dictionary Etymologically and Philologically Arranged: With Special Reference to Greek, Latin, Gothic, German, Anglo-Saxon, and Other Cognate Indo-European Languages