gwys

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Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • gwŷs (both etymologies)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *wissus (compare Old Irish fis, fius ‎(knowledge), modern Irish and Scottish Gaelic fios), from Proto-Indo-European *widtus, which is derived from *weyd- ‎(know, see).

Noun[edit]

gwys f (plural gwysion)

  1. summons, writ; call to arms; citation, notice

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

gwys

  1. present impersonal of gwybod

Mutation[edit]

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

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