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WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From canu (to sing) +‎ -wr (agent suffix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

canwr m (plural canwyr or cantorion)

  1. singer

Related termsEdit

  • cân m (song)
  • canu (to sing)

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
canwr ganwr nghanwr chanwr
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • canwr”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014