WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *froɨn, from Proto-Celtic *srognā.

NounEdit

ffroen f (plural ffroenau)

  1. nostril

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

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