amháin

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From amáin, a Middle Irish form of Old Irish nammá (only, merely), a petrified phrase derived from a negated form of (more) (a comparative form of mór, már (great)), thus ‘not more’.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

amháin

  1. one
    capall amháin ― one horse
  2. only
    mise amháin ― only me