achan

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See also: achâŋ

Irish[edit]

Determiner[edit]

achan

  1. Alternative form of gach aon (each, every)

Further reading[edit]

  • "achan" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “achan” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bachgen (boy).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

achan m

  1. (South Wales, colloquial, used in the vocative) A term of address for a male. mate, dude, man
    Synonyms: boi, mêt

References[edit]

  • achan”, in R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors, Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 1950–present