Oisín

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See also: oisín and öisin

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive form of os (deer); name of a hero in Irish mythology; meaning 'Little Fawn".

Pronounced[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɔʃiːnʲ] "ush-een"; Anglicized often as /oʊˈʃiːn/ "oh-sheen"

Proper noun[edit]

Oisín m (genitive Oisín)

  1. A male given name, currently quite popular in Ireland.

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Oisín nOisín hOisín tOisín
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.