ugain

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /ˈɨ̞.ɡaɨ̯n/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /ˈiː.ɡai̯n/
  • (file)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Welsh uceint, from Proto-Celtic *wikantī, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁wih₁ḱm̥t (compare Latin vīgintī) from *dwi(h₁)dḱm̥ti (two-ten). Cognate with Breton ugent, Old Irish fiche.

Numeral[edit]

ugain (ordinal ugainfed)

  1. (cardinal) twenty

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ugain m (plural ugeiniau)

  1. twenty
  2. (numeral) score

Mutation[edit]

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