See also: rhin- and Rhin

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Welsh rin, from Proto-Brythonic *rrin, from Proto-Celtic *rūnā (secret, mystery). Compare Old Irish rún (mystery; secret).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rhin f (plural rhiniau)

  1. virtue, essence

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

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

YolaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English rennen, from Old English rinnan, from Proto-West Germanic *rinnan.

VerbEdit

rhin

  1. to run

ReferencesEdit

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith