- a freshwater white fish, Coregonus pennantii, occurring in Lake Bala in Wales: related to the powan
Word Origin for gwyniad
C17: Welsh, from gwyn white, related to Scottish Gaelic fionn; see finnock
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Historical Examples of gwyniad
Salmon, sewin, and gwyniad are to be found therein, from May until after the autumn leaves are falling.