houad

BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Breton houat, from Proto-Brythonic *(s)awjetos (compare Cornish hos, Welsh hwyad), from Proto-Celtic *awis (compare dialectal Irish aoi (swan)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éu̯is (bird) (compare Latin avis).

NounEdit

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  1. duck
Last modified on 11 January 2014, at 03:35