perthynas

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From perthyn (to belong, to be related) +‎ -as.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

perthynas f (plural perthnasau or perthnasoedd)

  1. relation, relative
  2. relationship (romantic or sexual involvement)
  3. connection, relationship

Usage notes[edit]

  • This noun is usually feminine gender, except for when used in the sense "relation, relative" to refer to a male family member.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
perthynas berthynas mherthynas pherthynas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.