faoileán

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish faílenn +‎ -án (ending has been reanalyzed, based on a dialect or dialects where -ann and -án are homphones).

Noun[edit]

faoileán m (genitive faoileáin, nominative plural faoileáin)

  1. gull (seabird)

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
faoileán fhaoileán bhfaoileán
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.