adhain

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ad·annai (kindles, lights; stirs up, incites; sets going, begins).

Verb[edit]

adhain (present analytic adhnann, future analytic adhanfaidh, verbal noun adhaint, past participle adhainte)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) kindle
  2. (transitive, intransitive) inflame
  3. (transitive, intransitive, of an internal combustion engine) ignite
  4. (~ ar) grate on

Conjugation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

adhain f (genitive singular adhaine)

  1. Alternative form of adhaint

Mutation[edit]

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

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