gillán

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Old Irish diminutive: gilla +‎ -án

Noun[edit]

gillán m

  1. Young servant

Etymology 2[edit]

Old Irish diminutive: gell +‎ -án

Noun[edit]

gillán m

  1. A little hostage, pledgeling.

References[edit]

  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1]