Albain

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See also: Albáin

Irish[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

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]

Proper noun[edit]

Albain

  1. (archaic) dative singular of Alba

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Franz Nikolaus Finck, 1899, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, 9.
  • Albu” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “Alba” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.

Old Irish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Albain f

  1. accusative 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.