diobaith

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From di- (un-, -less) +‎ gobaith (hope).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

diobaith (feminine singular diobaith, plural diobaith, equative cyn ddiobaith, comparative mwy diobaith, superlative mwyaf diobaith)

  1. hopeless, despondent
    Synonym: anobeithiol
    Antonym: gobeithiol

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

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