buinne

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish buinne.

Noun[edit]

buinne m (genitive buinne, nominative plural buinní)

  1. (botany) shoot
  2. (of water) torrent, spout
  3. (music) reed
  4. scion

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

buinne m (genitive buinne, nominative plural buinní)

  1. (basketry) course of interwoven rods, wale; (of container) brim
  2. hoop
  3. ridge
  4. (of shoe) welt
  5. (of vessel) projecting lip, flange
  6. band, bracelet
  7. (mechanical engineering) shroud

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
buinne bhuinne mbuinne
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

buinne

  1. torrent, flood; stream, current, wave
  2. (medicine) diarrhœa, flux; pus
  3. (botany) sprig, sprout, stalk; sapling
  4. circlet, (arm-)ring, bracelet
  5. (of building structure) wattle, wickerwork

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

buinne f

  1. statue, bust
  2. current
  3. (botany) sanicle

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