Welsh edit

Etymology edit

gŵyl (in its initial sense of “vigil”, from Latin vigilia) +‎ -io

Pronunciation edit

Usage notes edit

Despite being written with a "y", the vowel here is generally pronounced /ɪ/ in the north as tends to be the case when "y" follows "w".

Verb edit

gwylio (first-person singular present gwyliaf)

  1. to watch
  2. to keep watch over, to observe

Conjugation edit

Synonyms edit

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

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