gwyn

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See also: gwŷn and Gwyn

Cornish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gwyn m

  1. Alternative form of gwin

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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)
     gwyn      llwyd      du      brown
             pinc              coch ; rhudd              oren, melyngoch              melyn ; melynwyn
             gwyrdd leim              gwyrdd                           gwyrddlas ; glaswyrdd
             asur, gwynlas              glas              fioled ; indigo              majenta ; porffor