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WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *wāris.

NounEdit

gwawr f (plural gwawriau or gwawroedd)

  1. dawn, daybreak
  2. hue, shade

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gwawr wawr ngwawr 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-), “gwawr”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies
  • Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN