glainne

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Irish and Early Irish gloine, glaine, Welsh glain, a gem, what is pure; from glan, clean.

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Noun[edit]

glainne f (genitive glainne, plural glainneachan)

  1. glass
  2. (in the plural) glasses, spectacles

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Adjective[edit]

glainne

  1. glass