ugeinfed

WelshEdit

Welsh numbers (edit)
200
 ←  10 [a], [b] ←  19 20 21  →  30  → 
2[a], [b]
    Cardinal (decimal): dau ddeg, (optionally before a nasal or vowel) dau ddeng
    Cardinal (vigesimal): ugain
    Ordinal: ugeinfed
    Ordinal abbreviation: 20fed
Welsh Wikipedia article on 20

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ugain (twenty) +‎ -fed (-th).

PronunciationEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Despite being written as u, the vowel here is /ɪ/ in all parts of Wales.

AdjectiveEdit

ugeinfed (feminine singular ugeinfed, plural ugeinfed, not comparable)

  1. (ordinal number) twentieth
    • 1588-1620, “1 Cronicl 24:16”, in William Morgan, transl.; William Parry; John Davies, Mallwyd, editors, Y Bibl Cyssegr-Lan, sef yr Hen Destament a’r Newydd[1], page 434; republished London, 1804:
      Y pedwerydd ar bymtheg i Pethahïah, yr ugeinfed i Jehesecel,
      the nineteenth to Pethahiah, the twentieth to Jehezkel,

MutationEdit

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