abhlann

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ablann, a later form of obla(e), from Latin oblāta or oblātiō, or both.

Noun[edit]

abhlann f (genitive singular abhlainne, nominative plural abhlanna)

  1. wafer, altar-bread

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
abhlann n-abhlann habhlann t-abhlann
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "abhlann" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • ablann” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • obla(e)” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.