Welsh Edit

Etymology Edit

From Proto-Brythonic *ʉxaβ̃, from Proto-Celtic *ouxsamos.

Pronunciation Edit

Adjective Edit


  1. superlative degree of uchel: highest

Derived terms Edit

Mutation Edit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
uchaf unchanged unchanged huchaf
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading Edit

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