arán

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See also: aran, Aran, -aran, äran, āran, åran, and aràn

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish arán, from Proto-Celtic *ar(-akno)-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

arán m (genitive singular aráin)

  1. bread

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *ar(-akno)-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

arán m

  1. bread
  2. loaf of bread

Inflection[edit]

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative arán aránL aráinL
Vocative aráin aránL aránuH
Accusative aránN aránL aránuH
Genitive aráinL arán aránN
Dative aránL aránaib aránaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
arán unchanged n-arán
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]