awin

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ab, aub, from Proto-Celtic *abū (compare Welsh afon), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep- ‎(water).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aunʲ/, /ˈawənʲ/

Noun[edit]

awin f ‎(genitive singular awiney, plural awinyn)

  1. river

References[edit]

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