Re: Expedition 15 - Carneddau - Trip Reports

Discussion in 'General Fitness' started by W. D. Grey, Jul 13, 2004.

  1. W. D. Grey

    W. D. Grey Guest

    In article <[email protected]>, Paul Saunders
    <[email protected]> writes
    >Could it not be a regional difference? Llynnau Diwaunedd is not far
    >away.

    Maybe, but three dictionaries at least prefer Llynnoedd.

    eg: Ardal y Llynnoedd - The Lake District.

    I think it's the OS who've taken the poor option.
    >
    >Perhaps a special kind of plural, since the lakes in question run into
    >one another?


    I doubt if Welsh is that complicated.

    One dictionary spells it out clearly:

    Llynnoedd - mwy nag un Llyn

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