WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Syncopated form of older gweled, from Middle Welsh gwelet, from Proto-Celtic *weleti (compare Cornish gweles, Breton gwelet), from Proto-Indo-European *welh₁- (compare Latin voltus (facial expression), Tocharian B yel- (to examine)).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gweld (first-person singular present gwelaf)

  1. (transitive) to see

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gweld weld ngweld 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-), “gweld”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies