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gwalch

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Proto-Brythonic *wolkos (compare Breton gwalc'h), from Old English wealhhafoc, walhhabuc ‘peregrine falcon, gyrfalcon’.

NounEdit

gwalch m (plural gweilch)

  1. hawk
  2. rogue, rascal

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gwalch walch ngwalch unchanged

Derived termsEdit