See also: hyn' and -hyn

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdverbEdit

hyn

  1. Alternative form of in (in)

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

hyn

  1. Alternative form of hine

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

hyn

  1. definite singular of hy

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *sindos (this).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

hyn (masculine hwn, feminine hon)

  1. this (abstract, non-gender specific)
    Mae hyn yn ddiflas.
    This is boring. (meeting, situation, etc.)

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Derived termsEdit

DeterminerEdit

hyn

  1. (formal) (South Wales, colloquial) these
    (formal)
    A yw'r ystafelloedd hyn ar gael gennych?
    Do you have these rooms available?
    (South Wales, colloquial)
    Ydy'r stafelloedd hyn ar gael 'da chi?
    Do you have these rooms available?
  2. (South Wales, colloquial) this (alternative to colloquial yma and formal hwn/hon)
    Mae'r stafell hyn ar gael os y'ch chi'n moyn, ond nage'r lleill.
    This room is available if you want, but not the others.

Usage notesEdit

Follows the noun, which is preceded by the definite article.

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “hyn”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies