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Re: Arambougiania Citation Redux
Quoting "T. Michael Keesey" <email@example.com>:
I know Celtic grammar has different word order than most of us are
used to, but I can't make any sense of "Valley the Fountain". And does
this mean that _Pantydraco_ means "valley the dragon"?
I believe, in a sequence of two noun phrases, the second is interpreted
as the possessor of the first: hence, 'valley of the fountain/spring'.
"Pant y ddraig" would indeed be 'valley of the dragon'.
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