petris

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

petrīs

  1. dative plural of petra
  2. ablative plural of petra

Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle English pertrich, pa(r)trich, from Old French perdriz, from Latin perdīx, perdīcem (partridge), from Ancient Greek πέρδιξ (pérdix, partridge).

Noun[edit]

petris f, m (singulative petrisen or petrisien, plural petrisiaid or petrisod)

  1. partridge(s)

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
petris betris mhetris phetris
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • petris”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014