gwyn

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See also: gwŷn and Gwyn

Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic [Term?], borrowed from Latin vīnum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gwyn m

  1. wine

Welsh[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *gwɨnn, from Proto-Celtic *windos.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): [ɡwɨ̞n]
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): [ɡwɪn]

Adjective[edit]

gwyn ‎(feminine singular gwen, plural gwynion, equative gwynned, comparative gwynnach, superlative gwynnaf)

  1. white
  2. blessed

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

See also[edit]

Colors in Welsh · lliwiau (layout · text)
     coch      gwyrdd      melyn      melynwyn      gwyn
     rhudd      ?      ?      ?      pinc
     ?      glas      oren, melyngoch      llwyd      fioled
     du      porffor      brown      asur, gwynlas      gwyrddlas

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gwyn

  1. Soft mutation of cwyn.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cwyn gwyn nghwyn chwyn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.