See also: mẁg

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Welsh mwc, from Proto-Brythonic *mug (whence Cornish mooge; Breton mog, moug (fire) and Breton moged (smoke)), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)mewg-. Cognate with Irish múch, English smoke and Old Armenian մուխ (mux).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mwg m (plural mygau)

  1. smoke

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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