"Faint o'r gloch ydy hi rŵan?"
Translation:What time is it now?
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faint is used with time, money, age, etc and also to ask 'how much'?:
- Faint fydd y bil? - How much will the bill be?
- Faint o'r gloch ydy hi? - What time is it?
- Faint o ymarfer ydych chi wedi'i wneud? - How much practice have you done?
- Faint o amser sbar sy gen ti? - How much spare time do you have?
Following ble "where", pryd "when", sut "how", pam "why" (adverbial question words), the word for "is/are" is always mae. Following pwy "who", beth "what", faint "how many/much" (pronomial question words) however, the word for "is/are" depends – it can be mae, sy or ydy/yw depending on the sentence.