bréan

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish brén (putrid, stinking, rotten), from Proto-Celtic *bragno-, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰreHg-.

Adjective[edit]

bréan

  1. fetid, rancid, foul

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Noun[edit]

bréan m (genitive bréin, nominative plural bréin)

  1. bream

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Verb[edit]

bréan (present analytic bréanann, future analytic bréanfaidh, verbal noun bréanadh, past participle bréanta)

  1. pollute, putrefy

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bréan bhréan mbréan
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.