gorffen

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Welsh guor (over) +‎ phenn (head) (see penn). Cognate with Cornish gorfedna, Breton gourfennañ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gorffen (first-person singular present gorffennaf)

  1. to end, finish, conclude
    Am faint o'r gloch mae'r ffilm yn gorffen?
    What time does the film finish?
    Synonyms: bennu, cwpla, dibennu, diweddu
    Antonyms: cychwyn, dechrau

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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