diolch

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From di- (from Proto-Celtic *dī (from, of) + golwch, gwolwch (praise).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

diolch m (plural diolchiadau)

  1. thanks

Verb[edit]

diolch (first-person singular present diolchaf)

  1. to thank

Conjugation[edit]

  • Obsolete form of third-person singular present/future: diylch

Derived terms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

diolch

  1. thank you

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • Angharad Fychan and Ann Parry Owen, editors (2014), “diolch”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies