bonnán

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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bonnán

Noun[edit]

bonnán m (genitive singular bunnáin, nominative plural bunnáin)

  1. bittern (bird of the family Ardeidae)
  2. horn, trumpet; siren
  3. booming sound

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

bonnán m (genitive singular bunnáin, nominative plural bunnáin)

  1. Alternative form of buinneán (slender shoot, sprout; sapling)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bonnán bhonnán mbonnán
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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