cymhleth

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cym- +‎ pleth (plait, braid), with nasal mutation.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cymhleth (feminine singular cymhleth, plural cymhleth, equative cymhlethed, comparative cymhlethach, superlative cymhlethaf)

  1. complex, complicated
    Synonyms: dyrys, astrus

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cymhleth gymhleth nghymhleth chymhleth
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) , “cymhleth”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies