Welsh Nouns

Welcome to the third Welsh lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Welsh to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
tatws
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
tomatos
onions
onions Audio
winwns
carrots
carrots Audio
moron
fruits
fruits Audio
ffrwythau
apples
apples Audio
afalau
bananas
bananas Audio
bananas
oranges
oranges Audio
orennau

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Welsh
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
oes llaeth gennych chi? Audio
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
mae gen i laeth a choffi Audio
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
mae gyda fe dri afal Audio
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
does dim ond un afal gyda hi Audio
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
dyn ni'n byw mewn tŷ bach Audio
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
dw i'n hoffi ein brecwast Audio

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
bara
milk
milk Audio
llaeth
butter
butter Audio
menyn
cheese
cheese Audio
caws
coffee
coffee Audio
coffi
sandwich
sandwich Audio
brechdan
meat
meat Audio
cig
chicken
chicken Audio
cyw iâr
fish
fish Audio
pysgod
breakfast
breakfast Audio
brecwast
lunch
lunch Audio
cinio
dinner
dinner Audio
cinio

Conversation in Welsh

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Welsh
Do you speak (English/ Welsh)?
ydych chi'n siarad (saesneg / cymraeg)? Audio
Just a little
dim ond ychydig Audio
I like Welsh
dw i'n hoffi cymraeg Audio
Can I practice with you?
alla i ymarfer gyda chi? Audio
How old are you?
beth yw eich oedran? Audio
I'm thirty three years old
dw i'n 33 mlwydd oed Audio
It was nice talking to you
roedd yn braf siarad â chi Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Welsh. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Welsh Adjectives   Welsh Adjectives

Welsh Plural   Welsh Plural



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