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List of Oceans in Welsh and List of Seas in Welsh with example sentences

Introduction: MASTER WORD LIST: What are the list of Oceans in Welsh and the list of Seas in Welsh with English translation and example sentences

I’m sure in school, we would have learnt about the list of 5 massive oceans in the world or the seven big seas? The same is true in Welsh speaking countries as well. The only obvious difference is that children learn about the same List of Oceans in Welsh and the same list of Seas in Welsh.

Also, you would have probably noticed it, everyone tends to use one name or the other from list of Oceans in Welsh or English for that matter (or the list of Seas) once in a while in a conversation.

For example:

  1. Is India near the Indian ocean?
  2. This movie was shot in the pacific ocean.
  3. I had a bath in the Atlantic ocean.

Why is this list of Ocean in Welsh so important?

This list is important for basic A1 Welsh examination as well as the most basic conversations in Welsh. We speak about which country and continent we are from and sometimes have to thrown in the name of the oceans in Welsh to make the conversation more interesting. For this we need to know the “List of Oceans in Welsh” and the “list of Seas in Welsh”.

List of Oceans in Welsh
List of Oceans in Welsh

This is thus an essential vocabulary test in A1 and also in A2 and obviously in real life. The question (focused on A1 vocabulary) could be something along the lines of “Can you tell me which the deepest ocean in the world is?”.

The A1 vocabulary list of Oceans in Welsh is below. You can also find example sentences in Welsh with English translation for each Ocean.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED in OCEANS in WELSH:

  1. How do you say the names of the different list of Oceans in Welsh
  2. How do you say the names of the different list of Seas in Welsh
  3. Adjectives related to Oceans in Welsh
  4. Grow your master vocabulary list related to Oceans in Welsh

 

WELSH VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: List of Oceans in Welsh: What is the translation for “The Ocean” in Welsh?

  • How to say Ocean in Welsh?
  • The translation in Welsh language for Ocean is “cefnfor”
ENGLISH WELSH English Sentence Welsh Sentence
The ocean Cefnfor The pacific ocean is the deepest ocean. Y cefnfor tawel yw’r cefnfor dyfnaf.
The oceans Cefnforoedd There are five oceans. Mae pum cefnfor.

 

WELSH VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the translation for “Sea” in Welsh

  • How to say Sea in Welsh?
  • The translation in Welsh language for Sea is “môr” or “fôr”
ENGLISH WELSH English Sentence Welsh Sentence
The sea Môr / fôr The sea is green. Mae’r môr yn wyrdd.
The Seas Moroedd There are seven seas in the world. Mae saith moroedd yn y byd.

 

WELSH VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the translation for “Waterfall” in Welsh

  • How to say Waterfall in Welsh?
  • The translation in Welsh language for Waterfall is “rhaeadr”
What is the translation for Waterfall in Welsh
What is the translation for Waterfall in Welsh
ENGLISH WELSH English Sentence Welsh Sentence
The waterfall Rhaeadr The Niagara waterfall is beautiful. Mae rhaeadr Niagara yn brydferth.
The waterfalls rhaeadrau Waterfalls are very dangerous. Mae rhaeadrau yn beryglus iawn.

 

WELSH VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the translation for “River” in Welsh

  • How to say River in Welsh?
  • The translation in Welsh language for River is “afon”.
What is the translation for River in Welsh
What is the translation for River in Welsh
ENGLISH WELSH English Sentence Welsh Sentence
The River Afon The river is very long. Mae’r afon yn hir iawn.
The Rivers Afonydd There are three rivers in Wales. Mae tair afon yng Nghymru.

 

WELSH VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the translation in Welsh Language for “Lake”

  • How to say Lake in Welsh?
  • The translation in Welsh language for Lake is “Llyn”.
What is the translation for Lake in Welsh
What is the translation for Lake in Welsh
English Welsh English Sentence Welsh Sentence
The Lake Llyn I have a house near the lake. Mae gen i dŷ ger y llyn.
The Lakes Llynnoedd There are five lakes in Munich. Mae pum llyn ym Munich.

 

WELSH VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: List of Oceans in Welsh with English translation and example sentences

In the table below, you can learn how to say the names of Oceans in Welsh and is the most fundamental usage in daily Welsh language and thus a part of the basic Welsh A1 vocabulary list. So let us learn about the names of the oceans.

What are the names of the list of Oceans in Welsh
What are the names of the list of Oceans in Welsh
ENGLISH WELSH English Sentence Welsh Sentence
Ocean Cefnfor The pacific ocean is the deepest ocean Y cefnfor tawel yw’r cefnfor dyfnaf
Oceans Cefnforoedd There are 5 oceans Mae yna 5 cefnfor
Atlantic Ocean cefnfor iwerydd I saw the Atlantic Ocean Gwelais y Cefnfor Iwerydd
Pacific Ocean y Môr Tawel Is the Pacific Ocean very big? Ydy’r Cefnfor Tawel yn fawr iawn?
Indian Ocean Cefnfor India India is near the Indian Ocean. Mae India ger Cefnfor India.
Antarctic Ocean Cefnfor yr Antarctig The Antarctic Ocean is very cold. Mae Cefnfor yr Antarctig yn oer iawn.
the Arctic Ocean cefnfor arctig Polar bears swim in the Arctic Ocean. Eirth wen yn nofio yng Nghefnfor yr Arctig.

 

WELSH VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: List of Seas in Welsh with English translation and example sentences

In the table below, you can learn how to say the names of the list of seas in Welsh with some examples. So let us learn about the names of the Seas in Welsh.

What are the names of the list of Seas in Welsh
What are the names of the list of Seas in Welsh
ENGLISH  WELSH English Sentence Welsh Sentence
The sea môr The sea is green. Mae’r môr yn wyrdd.
The Seas Moroedd There are seven seas in the world. Mae saith moroedd yn y byd.
the Adriatic Sea Môr Adriatig The Adriatic Sea is in Europe. Mae’r Môr Adriatig yn Ewrop.
the Aegean Sea Môr Aegean The Aegean Sea is very old. Mae’r Môr Aegean yn hen iawn.
the Caribbean Sea Môr y Caribî The Caribbean Sea is very beautiful. Mae Môr y Caribî yn brydferth iawn.
the Caspian Sea Môr Caspia The Caspian Sea is landlocked. Mae Môr Caspia yn dirgaeedig.
the North Sea Môr y Gogledd the North Sea is the coldest sea in the world. Môr y Gogledd yw’r môr oeraf yn y byd.
the Black Sea Môr Du The Black Sea has many storms. Mae llawer o stormydd yn y Môr Du.
the Ionian Sea Môr Ionian The Ionian Sea is 4000 meters deep. Mae’r Môr Ïonaidd yn 4000 metr o ddyfnder.
the Mediterranean Sea Môr y Canoldir The Mediterranean Sea is the most famous sea in the world Môr y Canoldir yw’r môr mwyaf enwog yn y byd
the Red Sea Môr Coch The Red Sea is very salty. Mae’r Môr Coch yn hallt iawn.
the Dead Sea Môr Marw The Dead Sea is a lake Mae’r Môr Marw yn llyn
the Barents Sea Môr Barents The Barents Sea is also called as the Murman sea Gelwir Môr Barents hefyd yn Fôr Murman
the Baltic Sea Môr Baltig Where is the Baltic Sea? Ble mae’r Môr Baltig?
the Sargasso Sea Môr Sargasso The Sargasso Sea is not a sea. Nid môr yw Môr Sargasso.

 

Some interesting facts about oceans

  • Note that there is only one great water body in the planet and it is (for practical purposes) divided into 5 different oceans.
  • Until the year 2000, there were only 4 classified oceans: the Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, and the Arctic Ocean.
  • On June 8, 2000, the community categorized the fifth ocean: the Southern Ocean or the Antarctic Ocean.

 

How do you say Pacific Ocean in Welsh? Pacific Ocean ( “y Môr Tawel”)

  • The origin of the word “Pacific Ocean” came from old Spanish.
  • “y Môr Tawel” or the Pacific Ocean when discovered by Spanish conquistadors looked very “peaceful”. The Spanish word for peaceful is “pacíficas”. Hence they called it as the Pacific ocean.
  • The Pacific Ocean is the largest ocean in the world.
  • It covers one-third of the Earth’s surface.
  • It separates Asia from the Americas.

 

How do you say Atlantic Ocean in Welsh? Atlantic Ocean ( “cefnfor iwerydd”)

  • “cefnfor iwerydd” or the the Atlantic Ocean in Welsh is the second largest ocean in Earth.
  • It covers one-fifth of the oceans of the world.
  • The Atlantic ocean can be split into the North Atlantic ocean and the South Atlantic ocean.
  • The North Atlantic Ocean separates North America from Europe.
  • The South Atlantic ocean separates South America from Africa.

 

How do you say Indian Ocean in Welsh? Indian Ocean (“Cefnfor India”)

  • “Cefnfor India” or the Indian Ocean in Welsh was named after India (or the Indian subcontinent).
  • It is the third largest ocean in the world.
  • It covers one-fifth of the oceans of the world.

 

How do you say Arctic Ocean in Welsh? Arctic Ocean (“cefnfor arctig”)

  • “cefnfor arctig” or the Arctic Ocean in Welsh.
  • It is the ocean on the roof of the world and has the North Pole.

 

How do you say Antarctic Ocean in Welsh? Southern Ocean (“Cefnfor yr Antarctig”)

  • “Cefnfor yr Antarctig” or the Antarctic Ocean in Welsh is the newest ocean as it was classified only in the year 2000.
  • This is the ocean surrounding Antarctica and is the bottom of the world.

 

Adjectives in Welsh related to the Ocean and the Sea

When you are talking about the ocean in Welsh, you might have to say something to describe the ocean or explain what you know about the ocean. The best way is to expand your knowledge of adjectives in Welsh and use it to your advantage. You can use the below list of Welsh adjectives to describe what you know about the ocean. This is important to add to your vocabulary list of Oceans in Welsh and the list of Seas in Welsh.

English Welsh
Deep Dwfn
Salty hallt
Large Mawr
Small Bach
Calm Tawelwch
Stormy Ystormus
Beautiful Hardd
Cold Oer
Warm Cynnes
Hot Poeth
Biodiverse Bioamrywiol

 

Ocean in Welsh: Grow your Master Vocabulary List

Now that you know about some of the most common adjectives which you can use to describe the ocean in Welsh and the seas in Welsh, you can know choose to show off your vocabulary by branching out and explaining about all terms related to the Sea. This was show your absolute mastery of the List of Oceans in Welsh and the list of Seas in Welsh.

Welsh English
Island Ynys
Continent Cyfandir
ocean floor llawr y cefnfor
marine current cerrynt morol
Coast Arfordir
Cliff Clogwyn
Tide Llanw
continental shelf sgafell gyfandirol
Seashell Cregyn
Coastline Arfordir
Tsunami Tswnami

 

Other Interesting Topics

These are other interesting topics which you might like to read to get a tremendous boost to your Welsh vocabulary list!!! Study hard and soon you’ll be a proud Welsh speaking dude / dudette!!

Topic
Geometry in Welsh
Colours in Welsh
Herbs and Spices in Welsh
Oceans in Welsh and Seas in Welsh
Professions in Welsh
Parts of the house in Welsh or rooms of the house in Welsh
50+ fruits in Welsh
Drinks in Welsh and alcohol in Welsh
Types of weather in Welsh
Body parts in Welsh
List of Clothes in Welsh
List of family members in Welsh
Car Parts in Welsh
Days of the week in Welsh
Animals in Welsh

 

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