aigéan

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish océn, borrowed from Latin Ōceanus (compare Welsh eigion), from Ancient Greek Ὠκεανός (Ōkeanós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aigéan m (genitive singular aigéin, nominative plural aigéin)

  1. ocean
    Synonym: farraige mhór

Declension[edit]

(oceans) aigéan; Aigéan Antartach,‎ Aigéan Artach,‎ Aigéan Atlantach,‎ Aigéan Indiach,‎ Aigéan Ciúin (Category: ga:Oceans) [edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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