WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From di- (from, of) +‎ golwch, gwolwch (praise).

PronunciationEdit

  • (standard, colloquial) IPA(key): /ˈdiː.ɔlχ/
    • (interjection): (colloquial) IPA(key): /djɔlχ/, /d͡ʒɔlχ/, /d͡ʒɔχ/

NounEdit

diolch m (plural diolchiadau)

  1. thanks

VerbEdit

diolch (first-person singular present diolchaf)

  1. to thank

ConjugationEdit

  • Obsolete form of third-person singular present/future: diylch

Derived termsEdit

InterjectionEdit

diolch

  1. thank you

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

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