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gwyn

See also: gwŷn and Gwyn

CornishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vīnum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gwyn m

  1. wine

WelshEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

AdjectiveEdit

gwyn (feminine 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.

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.