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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Vulgar Latin *stabellum from Latin stabulum; cognate with English stable (building for horses).

PronunciationEdit

  • (North Wales) (standard) IPA(key): /əsˈdavɛɬ/, [əsˈtavɛɬ]
    • (North Wales) (colloquial) IPA(key): /ˈsdavɛɬ/, [ˈstavɛɬ], /ˈsdavaɬ/, [ˈstavaɬ]
  • (South Wales) (standard) IPA(key): /əsˈdaːvɛɬ/, [əsˈtaːvɛɬ], /əsˈdavɛɬ/, [əsˈtavɛɬ]
    • (South Wales) (colloquial) IPA(key): /ˈsdaːvɛɬ/, [ˈstaːvɛɬ], /ˈsdavɛɬ/, [ˈstavɛɬ]

NounEdit

ystafell f (plural ystafelloedd)

  1. room, chamber
  2. accommodation

MutationEdit

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