"Patron Saint of Wales"

Translation:Nawddsant Cymru

April 15, 2017

2 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/mizinamo

nawdd is apparently "protection; defence", so I suppose nawddsant is literally "protector saint". (Like German Schutzheiliger.)

April 15, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/rmcode
Mod
  • 1541

Nawdd is more 'patronage' or 'sponsorship' which is how 'nawddsant' is formed.

April 15, 2017
Learn Welsh in just 5 minutes a day. For free.