banríon

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Irish[edit]

dhá bhanríon na hÍsiltíre

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ban- +‎ ríon.

Noun[edit]

banríon f ‎(genitive singular banríona, nominative plural banríonacha)

  1. queen, (female monarch; wife of a king)
  2. queen (chess; cards)

Declension[edit]

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See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Irish · fir fichille (layout · text)
♚ ♛ ♜ ♝ ♞ ♟
banríon caiseal easpag ridire ceithearnach, fichillín

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
banríon bhanríon mbanríon
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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