diolch

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From di- (from, of) +‎ golwch, gwolwch (praise).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (standard, colloquial) IPA(key): /ˈdiː.ɔlχ/
    • (interjection): (colloquial) IPA(key): /djɔlχ/, /d͡ʒɔlχ/, /d͡ʒɔχ/

Noun[edit]

diolch m (plural diolchiadau)

  1. thanks

Verb[edit]

diolch (first-person singular present diolchaf)

  1. to thank [+ i (object) = someone] [+ am (object) = for something]

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]

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