"Eich llysferch chi"

Translation:Your stepdaughter

February 27, 2016

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A bit strange to introduce step- and grand-relatives before straight 'daughter', 'son' etc., no?!

February 27, 2016

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Is -ferch a mutated form of merch?

March 6, 2016

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Indeed it is.

See, for example, its entry in GPC.

March 6, 2016

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Many thanks - didn't know that website!

March 6, 2016

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It can be quite useful, especially if you're curious about the etymology of a word!

The definitions are in Welsh, but have summaries in English so it can also be useful to see what something means, though for that I use it in combination with a couple of other online Welsh-English dictionaries.

March 6, 2016
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