"Nos da Dewi Lingo"

Translation:Good night Dewi Lingo

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/rhythmixed
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I think I'll use Dewi Lingo now instead of Duolingo.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/TahaSHK
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good night Duolingo?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/tom.uk
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"Dewi Lingo" is being used as the name of a person - 'Dewi' is a common Welsh name, and 'Dewi Lingo' sounds like Duolingo.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/sander314
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Quite confusing though, with the Welsh tendency to adopt English words with a Welsh spelling.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/araruney
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It seems though that their spelling makes more sense

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/BradSWilson

Is "good evening" an acceptable translation of "nos da" ?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/xXBad_WolfXx
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No, that'd be "Noswaith dda" (Good evening)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JD.Hogan-Davies
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Is it common for a sentence like this to lack punctuation in Welsh? In other words, would you normally write, "Nos da, Dewi Lingo"? Or is the comma not normally used?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dhampson4

I could be wrong here, but I always thought Dewi was one Welsh way for David?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Linguatron

Yes, think of Dewi Sant (Saint David).

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AmyGoddard42

I think Dafydd works for David too. :)

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulo_Vinicius
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Why not "good evening"???

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/notthesun_
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evening is "noswaith" while night is "nos".

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulo_Vinicius
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Thank you!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JessieAllm

i was sick today so i just did duolingo

3 years ago
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