Last modified on 14 November 2014, at 21:54

rhaeadr

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Welsh reatir, from Proto-Celtic *riyatros (compare Old Irish ríathor), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃reiH- (to flow). More at rhewyn.

PronunciationEdit

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /ˈr̥ɑɨ̯adar/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /ˈr̥ai̯adar/

NounEdit

rhaeadr f (plural rhaeadrau or rhëydr)

  1. waterfall, cascade

SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
rhaeadr raeadr unchanged unchanged