"Dw i'n hoffi'r crwban."

Translation:I like the turtle.

January 27, 2016



Wales has turtles around its coast. In fact, Wales is actually the place where they found the largest leatherback sea turtle in the world.

June 24, 2016


Is there really just one word for turtle and tortoise in Welsh (as the hint suggests)?

January 27, 2016


Same in German ("Schildkröte"), and even Wikipedia says that the distinction in English between "turtle" and "tortoise" isn't scientific and "inconsistent and contradictory".

So I wouldn't worry too much about Welsh putting all chelonians into one word.

January 28, 2016


Rydw i wedi rhoi 'Dwi'n hoffi'r crwban' ac mae ddim yn gweithio? Rydw i'n sicr mae hon yn gwyir.

February 21, 2016


I wanted this to be "I like turtles" ... after the classic youtube meme https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMNry4PE93Y

May 13, 2016
Learn Welsh in just 5 minutes a day. For free.