Welsh edit

Etymology edit

From dydd (day) +‎ Mercher (Mercury), a calque of Latin diēs Mercuriī.

Pronunciation edit

  • (North Wales, standard) IPA(key): /ˌdɨːð ˈmɛrχɛr/, /dɨ̞ðˈmɛrχɛr/
    • (North Wales, colloquial) IPA(key): /dɨ̞ˈmɛrχɛr/, /ˌdɨːð ˈmɛrχar/, /dɨ̞ðˈmɛrχar/, /dɨ̞ˈmɛrχar/
  • (South Wales, standard) IPA(key): /ˌdiːð ˈmɛrχɛr/, /dɪðˈmɛrχɛr/
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Noun edit

dydd Mercher m

  1. Wednesday
  2. Wednesday daytime

Antonyms edit

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dydd Mercher ddydd Mercher nydd Mercher unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

See also edit

Days of the week in Welsh · dyddiau'r wythnos (layout · text)
dydd Sul dydd Llun dydd Mawrth dydd Mercher dydd Iau dydd Gwener dydd Sadwrn