Èirinn

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a dative form of Old Irish Ériu (compare modern Irish Éire), from Proto-Celtic *ɸīweryū (compare Welsh Iwerddon), from Proto-Indo-European *piHweryon-, likely related to *piHwer-(fat).

Proper noun[edit]

Èirinn f ‎(genitive Èireann)

  1. Ireland

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Èirinn n-Èirinn h-Èirinn t-Èirinn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.