Welsh Plural

This page provides information about the plural in Welsh. Below is a list of singular (one) and plural (many) words, listed side by side.

Woman: menyw
Women: menywod
Language: iaith
Languages: ieithoedd
Man: dyn
Men: dynion
Country: gwlad
Countries: gwledydd
Boy: bachgen
Boys: bechgyn
Lake: llyn
Lakes: llynoedd
Girl: merch
Girls: merched
Pen: ysgrifbin
Pens: ysgrifbinnau

These examples show a sentence with both singular and plural forms. The list includes the use of nouns, numbers and pronouns.

I visited one country: Ymwelais i â un gwlad
She visited three countries: Ymwelodd hi â thair gwlad
She has one sister: Mae ganddi un chwaer
He has two sisters: Mae ganddo dwy chwaer
We speak two languages: Rydym ni'n siarad dwy iaith
They speak four languages: Rydyn nhw'n siarad pedair iaith

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