pen-lin

WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pen (head, end) +‎ glin (knee).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pen-lin f (plural pen-liniau)

  1. (anatomy) knee

SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pen-lin ben-lin mhen-lin phen-lin
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-), “pen-lin”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies