Asturian edit

Etymology edit

From Latin latus.

Noun edit

llau m (plural llaos)

  1. place
  2. side

Catalan edit

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Inherited from Latin lābem (collapse).

Noun edit

llau f (plural llaus)

  1. avalanche
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Inherited from Latin laudem, with a change in gender.

Noun edit

llau m (plural llaus)

  1. (archaic) praise

References edit

  • “llau” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Further reading edit

Welsh edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Welsh lleu, from Proto-Celtic *luwā (compare Breton laou, Cornish low), from Proto-Indo-European *lewH- (compare English louse).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

llau f (collective, singulative lleuen)

  1. lice

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

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