See also: DWR

WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Welsh dwfyr, from Proto-Brythonic *duβr, from Proto-Celtic *dubros, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰubrós (deep).

 
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NounEdit

dŵr m (plural dyfroedd)

  1. water
    Mae dŵr yn hanfodol i fywyd pob anifail.
    Water is essential to the life of every animal.
Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dŵr ddŵr nŵr unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “dŵr”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

dŵr

  1. Soft mutation of tŵr (tower).

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tŵr dŵr nhŵr thŵr
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “tŵr”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies