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From Latin Armenia, from Ancient Greek Ἀρμενία (Armenía) (early 5th century BC), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎼𐎷𐎡𐎴 (a-r-mi-i-n /⁠armina⁠/) (late 6th century BC); see it for more.


  • IPA(key): /ˈaɾʲəmʲeːnʲ/

Proper noun[edit]

an Arméin f (genitive na hAirméine)

  1. Armenia (A country in the South Caucasus region of Asia, sometimes considered to belong politically to Europe; official name: Poblacht na hAirméine)


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Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Airméin nAirméin hAirméin not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • Armenia”, in New English-Irish Dictionary, Foras na Gaeilge, 2013–2024
  • Entries containing “Airméin” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.