bendith

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed through Ecclesiastical Latin or Vulgar Latin from Latin benedictio or Latin benedictum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bendith m or f (plural bendithion or bendithiau)

  1. blessing (pronouncement invoking divine aid)
  2. blessing (divine or supernatural aid and reward)
  3. blessedness, bliss
  4. grace (prayer before or after a meal)
  5. praise, thanks

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bendith fendith mendith unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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