"New Year's Day"

Translation:Dydd Calan

February 14, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/Chris623568

Just curious why its not Dydd blwyddyn newydd

February 14, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/EllisVaughan

"Calan" means "the first day of" something. It's not used much today except in a couple of particular phrases which like "Dydd Calan" (First day of the year day) and "Nos calan Gaeaf" (Night of the first day of Winter or Halloween as we say in English).

March 7, 2017
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