alarch

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *alarkos, from Proto-Celtic *eli- (compare Irish eala ‘swan’), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁el- (compare Latin olor ‘swan’, Old Swedish ala, alla ‘long-tailed duck’, Hittite [script?] (alilas)).

NounEdit

alarch m (plural elyrch)

  1. swan

Derived termsEdit

  • alarch Bewick
  • alarch dof
  • alarch y gogledd
Last modified on 23 December 2013, at 13:12