aighne

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish aigne m(one learned in law or in the practice of law; lawyer, advocate, pleader).

Noun[edit]

aighne m ‎(genitive singular aighne, nominative plural aighní)

  1. (law) pleader, advocate

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • "aighne" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • aigne” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

aighne f

  1. genitive singular of aghann((frying) pan)