Old English edit

Etymology edit

Equivalent to ā- +‎ fōn.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit


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

Conjugation edit

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Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from French aphone.

Adjective edit

afon m or n (feminine singular afonă, masculine plural afoni, feminine and neuter plural afone)

  1. aphonic

Declension edit

Welsh edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

afon f (plural afonydd)

  1. river

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

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.

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