bolgán

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See also: bolgan and bòlgan

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bolg (belly, stomach, abdomen; bag) +‎ -án (diminutive suffix).

Noun[edit]

bolgán m (genitive singular bolgáin, nominative plural bolgáin)

  1. Diminutive of bolg
  2. bubble
  3. (electricity) light bulb
  4. (of fish) swim bladder

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bolgán bholgán mbolgán
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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