melys

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Irish milis, Scottish Gaelic milis. Related to mêl ‎(honey).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /ˈmɛlɨ̞s/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /ˈmɛlɪs/

Adjective[edit]

melys ‎(feminine singular melys, plural melys, equative melysed, comparative melysach, superlative melysaf)

  1. sweet, sugary
  2. (of wine) sweet

Mutation[edit]

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