"Place"

Translation:Lle

April 4, 2017

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can ble also be place, or is that just 'where'

April 4, 2017

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ble - a shortened form of ba le ('(in) which place' = 'where?' or '...where...')

lle - 'a place', but also used in some dialects instead of ble? for 'where?' and very widely used as '...where...'.

  • Ble (Lle) maen nhw? - Where are they?
  • Y dref lle/ble maen nhw'n byw - The town where they live.
  • I ble maen nhw'n mynd? - Where are they going to? (I le... does not seem to be used for this, but somebody may know of an example...)

ble is not used for 'a place'.

April 4, 2017
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