WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps borrowed from Old English rāp (rope).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rhaff f (plural rhaffau)

  1. rope

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

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