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See also: gwŷn and Gwyn

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CornishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gwyn m

  1. Alternative form of gwin

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)
     gwyn      llwyd      du      brown
             pinc              coch, rhudd              oren, melyngoch              melyn, melynwyn
             gwyrdd leim              gwyrdd              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              gwyrddlas, glaswyrdd
             asur, gwynlas              glas              fioled, indigo              majenta, porffor

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.