See also: gwŷn and Gwyn

CornishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vīnum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gwyn m

  1. wine

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

AdjectiveEdit

gwyn (feminine gwen, equative gwyned, comparative gwynach, superlative gwynaf)

  1. white
  2. blessed

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gwyn wyn ngwyn unchanged
Last modified on 7 March 2014, at 08:25