sean-nós

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sean- (old) +‎ nós (style, manner)

Noun[edit]

sean-nós m (genitive sean-nóis, nominative plural sean-nósanna)

  1. traditional style
    amhrán ar an sean-nós ― traditional song
    amhránaíocht an tsean-nóis ― traditional-style singing
    cultúr an tsean-nóis ― traditional culture

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sean-nós shean-nós
after "an", tsean-nós
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.