stroin

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sróin, from srón (nose, nostril).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /st̪rudʲnʲ/, /st̪raidʲnʲ/, [strɛin]

Noun[edit]

stroin f (genitive stroaney or stroinney or stronney, plural stroinyn or strointeeyn)

  1. (anatomy) nose
  2. promontory, headland

Mutation[edit]

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