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"Pa liw yw'r llew mawr?"

Translation:What colour is the big lion?

July 25, 2016

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

Pa? What happened to beth?


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

Pa means "which". I conjecture (I may be wrong) that beth comes from pa ("which") + peth ("thing"), which, due to mutation would become pa beth. Later the pa would have been dropped to give just beth. Again though, this is JUST A GUESS.


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

That's interesting! Thanks!

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