Alban Hyfed



From alban (quarter year, solstice) +‎ hyfed (ready for reaping), "the solstice of the time of reaping".


Proper nounEdit

Alban Hyfed m

  1. (literary) the autumnal equinox
    Synonyms: Alban Elfed, cyhydnos yr hydref
    Antonyms: Alban Cyntefin, Alban Eilir, cyhydnos y gwanwyn


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


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