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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

  • Angharad Fychan and Ann Parry Owen, editors (2014), “ffroen”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies