bonn

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish bonn (sole of the foot).

Noun[edit]

bonn m (genitive boinn, nominative plural boinn)

  1. sole, pad
  2. foothold
  3. foundation, basis
  4. premise
  5. (automotive) tire
  6. track
  7. (mathematics) base, radix
  8. (sailing) cill
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish bonn (coin, piece of money).

Noun[edit]

bonn m (genitive boinn, nominative plural boinn)

  1. coin
  2. medal
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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bonn bhonn mbonn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

bonn m (genitive buinn, plural buinn or bonnan)

  1. base, bottom, foot
  2. sole
    bonn na bròige - the sole of the shoe
    bonn na coise - the sole of the foot
    bonn na stocainn - the sole of the sock
  3. article, clause
  4. coin
  5. medal

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