gwyn

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See also: gwŷn and Gwyn

Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vīnum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gwyn m

  1. wine

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *gwindos, from Proto-Celtic *windos.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): [ɡwɨ̞n]
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): [ɡwɪn]

Adjective[edit]

gwyn (feminine gwen, equative gwyned, comparative gwynach, superlative gwynaf)

  1. white
  2. blessed

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gwyn wyn ngwyn unchanged