siwmae

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Welsh[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Derives from the Southwalian words siwd (how) + mae (it is). An alternative etymology has been suggested from the Irish Gaelic "is maith" ("it is good").

Interjection[edit]

siwmae

  1. (informal) Hi. How goes it. An informal greeting recognized throughout Wales.

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