llwybr

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *sleikʷro- (compare Old Irish slicht, from *slixtus from the same root),[1] from Proto-Indo-European *leykʷ-.[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

llwybr m (plural llwybrau or llwybrwydd or llwybrydd)

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Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “llwybr”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies
  2. ^ Morris Jones, John (1913) A Welsh Grammar, Historical and Comparative, Oxford: Clarendon Press, § 89 i