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.

References[edit]

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

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

arán m

  1. bread

Inflection[edit]

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
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.

References[edit]

  • arán” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.