WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Proto-Celtic *laɸsketi (to shine, burn), from Proto-Indo-European *lh₂p-sḱéti, from *leh₂p- (to light, shine). Cognate with Irish loisc (burn; sting) and Ancient Greek λάμπω (lámpō, I shine).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɬɔsɡi/, [ˈɬɔski]

VerbEdit

llosgi (first-person singular present llosgaf)

  1. to burn

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
llosgi losgi unchanged 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-), “llosgi”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies