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Welsh cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : pedair
    Ordinal : pedweredd
    Multiplier : pedwarplyg
    Masculine : pedwar
Welsh Wikipedia article on pedair

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *kʷetesres, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷétesres, feminine of *kʷetwóres. Compare Cornish peder.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

pedair f

  1. feminine of pedwar

Usage notesEdit

Pedair is used only before grammatically feminine nouns.

ReferencesEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “pedair”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies