A noun glossed “shade” (shadow) derived from the root ᴹ√WATH (Ety/WATH). It is a clear example of how [[ilk|initial [w] became [gw]]] in Ilkorin, and it appears in several names: Thuringwethil “(Woman of) Secret Shadow” and Urthin Gwethion (unglossed but presumably “✱Mountains of Shadow”).
- N. gwath “shade” ✧ Ety/WATH
- ᴹ√WATH “shade” ✧ Ety/WATH
Development Stages Sources ᴹ√WATH > gwath [watʰā] > [watʰa] > [waθa] > [gwaθa] > [gwaθ] ✧ Ety/WATH