What does welch mean?

Definitions for welchwɛltʃ, wɛlʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word welch.


  1. welch(Noun)

    A person who defaults on an obligation, especially a small one.

    She's a welch. That isn't hers, I lent her that watering can three years ago.

  2. welch(Verb)

    To fail to repay a small debt.

  3. welch(Verb)

    To fail to fulfill an obligation.

    "I welched. I'm a welcher. Didn't I tell you?" Lt.Col. Frank Slade (Al Pacino) says to his caretaker in 'Scent of a woman'.

  4. Welch(ProperNoun)

    An English surname for someone who was a Welshman or a Celt.

  5. Welch(ProperNoun)

    Archaic spelling of Welsh. Used in British regiment title Royal Welch Fusiliers, spelling confirmed by Army order 1920.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Welch(adj)

    see Welsh


  1. Welch

    Welch is a city located in McDowell County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. The population was 2,406 at the 2010 census. Incorporated as a city in 1893, it is the county seat of McDowell County.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of welch in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of welch in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jim McKelvey:

    Jack Welch is a legend. He is one of my personal heros, and a super brilliant and nice guy.

  2. Montgomery Police Chief Tom Manger:

    We believe that there are people, including family members of Dick and Lloyd Welch, who have information that would further this investigation.

  3. Jay Gibson:

    A lot of the engineering, a lot of the operations, a lot of the fundamental skills in machining are very common, and we find those very advantageous to us. Those skill sets are very transferable. But from a business standpoint, executives said Pam Welch and Brent Hilliard from Midland’s Development Corporation, who represent the city at space industry conferences, are very well researched, know how to make a pitch, and that is very impressive.

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