sorn

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See also: SORN and sòrn

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

sorn (third-person singular simple present sorns, present participle sorning, simple past and past participle sorned)

  1. (transitive, dated) to impose upon another for food and lodging.
    The traveler sorned his less than willing hosts.

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sorn, from Latin furnus.

Noun[edit]

sorn m (genitive soirn, nominative plural soirn)

  1. stove, range

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sorn shorn
after "an", tsorn
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sorn, from Latin furnus.

Noun[edit]

sorn m

  1. range, fireplace under boiler

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sorn horn
after "yn", torn
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin furnus.

Noun[edit]

sorn m

  1. furnace, oven, kiln

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
sorn ṡorn unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.