morfil

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Welsh[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From môr (sea) +‎ mil (animal, beast) (compare Old Cornish moruil, Breton morvil, Middle Irish muirmíl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

morfil m (plural morfilod)

  1. whale
  2. sea monster

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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