bainis

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish banais, bainis (wedding feast, wedding), from Proto-Celtic *banowessā, equivalent to Old Irish ben (woman, wife) + feis (festival).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bainis f (genitive singular bainise, nominative plural bainiseacha)

  1. wedding, wedding feast

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bainis bhainis mbainis
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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