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wyn

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

wyn (plural wyns)

  1. Alternative spelling of wynn

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch wijn.

NounEdit

wyn (plural wyne)

  1. wine

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old English wīn

NounEdit

wyn (plural wyns)

  1. wine

DescendantsEdit


WelshEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): [wɨ̞n]
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): [wɪn]

AdjectiveEdit

wyn

  1. Soft mutation of gwyn (white).

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gwyn wyn ngwyn unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): [ʊɨ̯n]
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): [ʊi̯n]

NounEdit

wyn

  1. plural form of oen (lamb)

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
wyn unchanged unchanged hwyn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

West FrisianEdit

NounEdit

wyn c

  1. wind
  2. wine