ifanc

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Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier iefanc, from Proto-Celtic *jowankos (compare Breton yaouank, Irish óg), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂i̯uH-nḱ-os < *h₂yuh₁en- (compare English young). Doublet of ieuanc.

Adjective[edit]

ifanc (equative ifenged or ifanged, comparative ifengach, superlative ifengaf)

  1. young, juvenile

Mutation[edit]

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