traeth

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Cornish treth (beach) and Breton traezh (sand). Perhaps borrowed from Latin tractus.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

traeth m (plural traethau)

  1. beach

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
traeth draeth nhraeth thraeth
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) , “traeth”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies