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"Before the police arrive."

Translation:Cyn i'r heddlu gyrraedd.

February 17, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DBS101

Just so I'm prepared, what is Welsh for "We must hide the body"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JohnReid8

"Heddlu" sounds like "Heavy" to me, an informal way of say "Police".

I wonder if there's a relationship between the two.

Edit: I'm thinking that "Heavy", in this sense, could be seen as an anglefication of "Heddlu".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NicDafis

Heddlu comes from hedd = peace and llu = a host/force, so no relation to heavy - unless it helps you remember the word!

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