cylched

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Latin culcita (compare Old Breton colcet, Breton golc'hed, Old Irish colcaid).

Noun[edit]

cylched m (plural cylchedau)

  1. coverlet, sheet, blanket, bedclothes
  2. bed, couch

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From cylch (circle, ring; compass, scope, range; circumference) +‎ -ed.

Noun[edit]

cylched m, f (plural cylchedau)

  1. a going around, an encompassing; compass, ambit, circuit, circumference
  2. that which surrounds or encloses, frame, framework

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cylched gylched nghylched chylched
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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