Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *dligeti (compare Old Irish dligid (be entitled to; deserve)), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰelgʰ- (compare Gothic 𐌳𐌿𐌻𐌲𐍃 (dulgs, debt) and Old Church Slavonic длъгъ (dlŭgŭ, debt)).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dylu (defective)

  1. ought, should

Usage notesEdit

The verbal noun form of this defective verb is unused in the modern language, both colloquial and literary.

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

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