arán

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

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ara (bride, literary) +‎ -n (case suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

arán

  1. superessive singular of ara

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.

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *ar(-akno)- (bread), related to Proto-Celtic *arankā- (grain).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

arán m

  1. (rare) bread
    Synonym: bairgen
  2. loaf of bread

Usage notes[edit]

The term is most abundantly found a memoir about monastery life at Tallaght, and appears generally nowhere else. Elsewhere, bairgen serves as the general term for 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]

  • Middle Irish: arán

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.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Basque aran (plum).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈɾan/, [aˈɾãn]

Noun[edit]

arán m (plural aranes)

  1. (regional, Biscay, Álava) blackthorn
    Synonyms: arañón, endrino

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