gorllewin

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Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

go- +‎ llewin, the latter word likely from lleu (light, brightness).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gorllewin m (uncountable)

  1. west
  2. (as y Gorllewin, when in Wales) West Wales

Antonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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