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gwain

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WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *gwėɣin, from Latin vāgīna. Cognate with Breton gouin, Cornish gweyn.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gwain f (plural gweiniau)

  1. sheath, scabbard
  2. (anatomy) vagina

MutationEdit

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

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