bainne

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bannae (drop).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bainne m (genitive singular bainne)

  1. milk

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bainne bhainne mbainne
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (standard) IPA(key): /ˈpaɲɪ/
  • (Sutherland and Lewis) IPA(key): /ˈpɔɲə/
  • (Barra and Western Ross) IPA(key): /ˈpɛɲə/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish bannae (drop).

Noun[edit]

bainne m (genitive singular bainne)

  1. milk

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

bainne m

  1. genitive singular of bann

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • bannae” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.