Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Equivalent to ā- +‎ fōn.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

āfōn

  1. to receive, take up
  2. to take hold of, seize

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ĀFŌN in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary
  • ĀFŌN supplemental input in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *aβon, from Proto-Celtic *abū, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep-h₃ōn-, from *h₂ep- (body of water).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

afon f (plural afonydd)

  1. river

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
afon unchanged unchanged hafon
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit