gwyn

See also: gwŷn and Gwyn

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CornishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic, borrowed from Latin vīnum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gwyn m

  1. wine

WelshEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Brythonic *gwɨnn, from Proto-Celtic *windos.

PronunciationEdit

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): [ɡwɨ̞n]
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): [ɡwɪn]

AdjectiveEdit

gwyn ‎(feminine singular gwen, plural gwynion, equative gwynned, comparative gwynnach, superlative gwynnaf)

  1. white
  2. blessed

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

See alsoEdit

Colors in Welsh · lliwiau (layout · text)
     coch      gwyrdd      melyn      melynwyn      gwyn
     rhudd      ?      ?      ?      pinc
     ?      glas      oren, melyngoch      llwyd      fioled
     du      porffor      brown      asur, gwynlas      gwyrddlas

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gwyn

  1. Soft mutation of cwyn.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cwyn gwyn nghwyn chwyn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
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