ambell

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

am- +‎ pell

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ambell (feminine singular ambell, plural ambell)

  1. occasional

Usage notes[edit]

  • Unlike most Welsh adjectives, this word goes before the noun.
  • Like most Welsh adjectives that go before the noun, this word triggers a soft mutation in the word that follows it.

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “ambell”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies