Seán

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French Jehan, from Latin Iōhannēs, from Ancient Greek Ἰωάννης (Iōánnēs), contraction from Hebrew יוֹחָנָן (yōḥānān, God is gracious).

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Proper noun[edit]

Seán m (genitive Seáin)

  1. A male given name, equivalent to John.

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Seán Sheán
after "an", tSeán
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.