- How do you say Happy Birthday in Welsh?
- What does Gog mean in Welsh?
- How do you swear in Welsh?
- Why do Welsh say but?
- What’s yaki da in English?
- How do you pronounce Iechyd da?
- How do you say goodnight in Welsh?
- What is darling in Welsh?
- Is Popty ping a real word?
- Is Yaki Da Welsh?
- What is a Popty Ping?
- What is the longest Welsh word?
How do you say Happy Birthday in Welsh?
The plural is pen-blwyddi.
A more formal way of saying Happy Birthday is as follows: Dymuniadau gorau ar ben dy flwydd.
Dynumiadau gorau ar dy ben-blwydd!.
What does Gog mean in Welsh?
Colloquially, a person from North Wales (especially one who speaks with this dialect or accent) is known as a North Walian, or a Gog (from the Welsh gogledd, meaning “north”).
How do you swear in Welsh?
21 ways to swear in Welsh that are much funnier than they are offensiveFel rhech mewn pot jam. Translates as: Like a fart in a jam jar. … Coc y gath. Translates as: The cat’s willy. … Coc oen. Translates as: Lamb’s willy. … Cachu hwch. … Cer i grafu. … Drewgi. … Rhechan fel ci defaid ar jaen gwta. … Dim gwerth rhech dafad.More items…•
Why do Welsh say but?
Today I learned that the phrase butt/butty originates from the industrial era of Wales and was primarily used by miners who literally worked butt-to-butt to support one another because of narrow surroundings. … Also, apparently the word then evolved into “buddy” after Pennsylvania citizens heard it from the Welsh.
What’s yaki da in English?
a drinking toast; good health; cheers. Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers. Word origin. Welsh: good health.
How do you pronounce Iechyd da?
Iechyd da (yeah-ch-id dah) “Cheers!” A good thing to say just before downing your fifth pint of Brains when England wins the rugby.
How do you say goodnight in Welsh?
There is only one way to say Goodnight! in Welsh and that is Nos da! with nos meaning night and da meaning good. Good night and sleep well! However you may often hear Welsh people using the adverb yn dawel (quietly/peacefully) instead.
What is darling in Welsh?
cariad (plural cariads) (Wales) Darling.
Is Popty ping a real word?
“Popty ping” is not the Welsh term for the microwave oven, sorry. A literal translation would be “the oven that goes ping”, which, while being very Pythonesque, and incredibly funny, isn’t actually true.
Is Yaki Da Welsh?
In Welsh, the way you would say Cheers! is Iechyd da! … As in English, it is said when you raise a glass to toast another person, or when you clink glasses with a group of friends in celebration.
What is a Popty Ping?
What’s the Welsh for microwave? It’s not really popty-ping, if that’s what you’re getting at. [Popty means ‘oven’, so it’s an oven that goes ping. It’s a joke.] The proper name is microdon – the don bit means ‘wave’.
What is the longest Welsh word?
Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch (llan-vire-pooll-gwin-gill-gore-ger-ih-queern-drorb-ooll-llandy-silio-gore-gore-goch), usually shortened to Llanfair-pwll or Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, is a Welsh word that translates roughly as “St Mary’s Church in the Hollow of the White Hazel near a Rapid …