llydan

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *ɸlitanos (compare Breton/Cornish ledan, Irish leathan), from *pl̥th₂-nos, enlargement of Proto-Indo-European *pl̥th₂ús (compare Lithuanian platùs, Greek πλατύς (platýs)). Related to lled ‘breadth, width’.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

llydan

  1. wide, broad

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
llydan lydan unchanged unchanged
Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 15:47