brenin

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Welsh brenhin, from Proto-Celtic *brigantīnos ((someone) pre-eminent, outstanding).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brenin m (plural brenhinoedd)

  1. king, monarch, sovereign (abbrev. bre)
  2. (chess) king

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MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
brenin frenin mrenin unchanged

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Last modified on 25 January 2014, at 14:19