"Yma"

Translation:Here

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Wez220
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This one takes me back to school

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Clary427242

I know this from the song Yma O Hyd! Listening to Welsh music has been rather helpful.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ZuMako8_Momo
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Is this stressed on the second syllable: yMA?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/shwmae
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No, the beginning of the recording has been cut off a bit. It's regular (penultimate) stress: Yma [ˈəma].

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ZuMako8_Momo
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Diolch eto!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Bradley95
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Could someone please give examples of this word used in context?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Ieuan-Jones
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On the school register:

"Owain?" - "Yma"
"Dai?" - "Yma"
"Rhodri?" - "Yma"
"Calum?" - "Dim yma"
"Dewi?" - "Yma"

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MichaelFle336154
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It's "Anseo" in Ireland

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/EllisVaughan
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"Dowch yma!"="Come here!"
"Ydach chi yma eto?"="Are you here yet?"

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/shwmae
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Or the more southern forms (which this course probably teaches):

Dewch yma!

Dych chi yma eto?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Roran212
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is it pronounced "er-ma"?

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/shwmae
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That depends on your accent! The y is like "a" in English "ago" and the ma is like "ma" in English "man" (depending on your accent).

3 months ago
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