How To Pronounce Snowdonia’s Mountains

Welsh Name
English Name
Summit
Elevation
How To Pronounce
Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon)
Burial Mound*
3560′
1085m
Urr Oo-i-th-va(th as in the)
Carnedd Ugain(Crib y ddysgl)
Ugain’s cairn*
3494′
1065m
Carneth He-gine
Carnedd Llewelyn
Llewelyn’s cairn*
3491′
1064m
Carneth Thl-oo-el-in
Carnedd Dafydd
Daffydd’s cairn*
3412′
1040m
Carneth Davith
Glyder Fawr
Big Lump*
3278′
999m
Gliderr Vowerr
Glyder Fach
Little Lump*
3261′
994m
Gliderr Vach (ch c+h pronounced at same time)
Pen Yr Ole Wen
Head of the white slope*
3209′
978m
Pen Urr Oll-I When
Foel Grach
Scabby hill*
3202′
942m
Voyel Grach
Yr Elen
Hill of the Deer*
3156′
962m
Urr Elen
Y Garn
The Cairn*
3107′
947m
U Garn
Crib Goch
Red Comb*
3028′
923m
Crreeb Goch
Elidir Fawr
Deer mountain or big ancient Briton*
3018′
920m
Elideerr Vowerr
Tryfan
Three peaks*
3002′
915m
Trivan (as in trip)

*Generally accepted meanings