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WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ŵyll m or f (plural wylliaid)

  1. (obsolete) goblin
  2. (obsolete) screech owl

MutationEdit

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

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ŵyll

  1. Soft mutation of gŵyll.

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “ŵyll”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies