gnás

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish gnás (intercourse, companionship, frequentation; custom, usage, practice, manners; frequency), from gnáth (customary, usual, familiar, well-known; custom, wont, usage).

Noun[edit]

gnás m (genitive gnáis, nominative plural gnásanna)

  1. (literary) intercourse, association; companionship, company
  2. (literary) cohabitation; frequentation
  3. (literary) habitation; haunt, resort; bed, lair, den
  4. custom, usage
Declension[edit]

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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gnás f (genitive gnáise, nominative plural gnása)

  1. cleft, fissure
  2. (anatomy) harelip
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gnás f (genitive gnáise)

  1. repletion, loathing
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gnás ghnás ngnás
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.