wilisc

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *walhiskaz (Celtic), corresponding to Wealh +‎ -isc. Cognate with German welsch, Dutch waalsch (Walloon), Swedish välsk, Danish vælsk (from a Romance-speaking country).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

wilisc

  1. foreign, not English; specifically, Celtic, British, Welsh

Conjugation[edit]

Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative wil(i)sca wil(i)sce wil(i)sce wil(i)scan nom. wilisc wil(i)sce wilisc wil(i)sca, -e
accusative wil(i)scan wil(i)sce wil(i)scan acc. wiliscne wilisc wil(i)sce wil(i)sce wilisc wil(i)sca, -e
genitive wil(i)scan wiliscra, wil(i)scena gen. wil(i)sces wil(i)sces wiliscre wiliscra
dative wil(i)scan wil(i)scum dat. wil(i)scum wil(i)scum wiliscre wil(i)scum
instrumental wil(i)sce


Descendants[edit]