Flann

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally meaning "red", see flann.

Proper noun[edit]

Flann m or f

  1. A unisex given name

Inflection[edit]

For the male given name:

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative Flann
Vocative Flainn
Accusative FlannN
Genitive FlainnL
Dative FlaunnL
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

The declension of the female given name is unattested, but given its adjectival origin, it may be like this:

Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative FlannL
Vocative FlannL
Accusative FlainnN
Genitive FlainneH
Dative FlainnL
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
Flann Ḟlann Flann
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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