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See also: ty, Ty, -ty, and ty.

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *tegos (compare Breton ti, Cornish chy, Old Irish tech), from Proto-Indo-European *tegos (cover, roof).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): [tɨː]
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): [tiː]

Noun[edit]

 m (plural tai)

  1. house

Usage notes[edit]

'A small house' is 'tŷ bychan', and should not be confused with 'tŷ bach' which is a WC.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
nhŷ thŷ