"Abertawe"

Translation:Swansea

March 11, 2016

12 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Ikheetchris

I notice that many Welsh cities start with Aber. Is there a translation for this word?

May 26, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Matt2640

Where a river flows into another, or into the sea. According to the lesson's tips and notes. There are also many other interesting parts of names that you should check out.

June 23, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Yottskry

It's the same as the "mouth" suffix in English: Avonmouth, Dartmouth, Exmouth.

December 22, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/EmmaMitche89062

And Teignmouth too. Thanks for including these West Country names. Another one - Sidmouth.

October 26, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/dgreagoir

Not just Welsh - Aberdeen, and Aberfoyle in Scotland, and the cognate form in Gaelic is inbhir, usually Anglicized as Inver, as in Inbhir Nis / Inverness.

January 27, 2019
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