rhaeadr

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

rhaeadr f (plural rhaeadrau or rhëydr)

  1. waterfall, cascade

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
rhaeadr raeadr unchanged unchanged

SynonymsEdit

  • pistyll
  • sgwd
Last modified on 23 September 2013, at 16:39