On Wed, 31 Jul 2013 12:44:03 -0400, Nancy Gish <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> And if anyone who speaks Welsh is on the list,
> I have been going over the pronunciation, but
> I can't see how to pronounce "Y" as in "pin"
> if it is a stand-alone term as in Y Gododdin
> or where the stress goes in Gododdin.
> I've managed the double d as "th" in "then."
I tried to find Y Gododdin pronounced but I wasn't having any luck but I did
find this at
y: in most monosyllables, like the Welsh 'i' (short), otherwise it's like
the sound in English 'up'. However, when it stands alone (like the poem
title "Y Gododdin"), it also sounds like the 'u' in 'up'(so 'Y Gododdin'= 'U