Albain

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See also: Albáin

Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Originally the dative of now archaic Alba.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Albain f (genitive Alban)

  1. Scotland

Declension[edit]

  • The definite article is used only with the genitive.

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 9.

Further reading[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Albain f

  1. accusative/dative singular of Albu

Mutation[edit]

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