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WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /muːɨ̯n/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /mʊi̯n/

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Brythonic *muɨn, from Proto-Celtic *mēnis.

NounEdit

mwyn m (plural mwynau)

  1. ore
  2. mineral
  3. sake as for the sake of
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

mwyn (feminine singular mwyn, plural mwyn, equative mwyned, comparative mwynach, superlative mwynaf)

  1. mild
  2. gentle, tender
Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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