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What does Mawrth mean?

Because Ddyd Mawrth means Tuesday and Mis Mawrth means March. Am I missing a clue due word origins?

February 9, 2016

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I think it is the name of the planet "Mars", which in Welsh gives its name to both a day of the week and a month. Good luck with your language studies :)

February 9, 2016

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Thanks a lot. I didn't realize that fact.

February 9, 2016

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Also, just as a side note, remember that its "dydd" not "ddyd" (although "ddydd" is also another version taught in the dialects section)

February 9, 2016

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Thanks, I have a hard time remembering how to spell that word.

February 9, 2016

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No problem :)

February 9, 2016
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