WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Welsh pobyl, from Proto-Brythonic *pobl, from Latin populus (compare Old Irish popul, modern Irish pobal).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pobl f (plural pobloedd)

  1. people, public, nation, tribe, crowd, inhabitants

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pobl bobl mhobl phobl
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–present) , “pobl”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies