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 m

  1. (uncountable) water
    • c. 2000–1900 BCE, Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor (pHermitage/pPetersburg 1115), lines 83–86:
        
       
         
       
             
         
         
       
          
           
       
         
         
       
       
       
         
       
       
         
         
       
           
      ꜥḥꜥ.n ḏd.n.f n.j (j)n-mj jn tw zpwj snwj nḏs (j)n-mj jn tw r jw pn n(j) wꜣḏ-wr ntj gs(wj).fj m nwy
      Then he said to me,
      ―Who brought you, who brought you, little man? Who brought you to this island of the sea, both of whose sides are in the water?

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  • Allen, James (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, revised second edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 149

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nwy m (plural nwyon)

  1. (physics) gas (state of matter)

Etymology 2Edit

See etymology on the main entry.

NumeralEdit

nwy

  1. Nasal mutation of dwy.

MutationEdit

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