cilfach

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cil (corner) +‎ bach (nook).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cilfach f (plural cilfachau)

  1. nook, recess, corner, sheltered or secluded spot; retreat, hiding place, covert
  2. creek, cove, inlet of the sea, gulf, bay

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cilfach gilfach nghilfach chilfach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • cilfach”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014