brionglóid

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bringlóid, brinnglóid, from brinn (vision, dream, revelation).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brionglóid f (genitive singular brionglóide, nominative plural brionglóidí)

  1. dream, daydream, reverie, mirage
  2. worry

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
brionglóid bhrionglóid mbrionglóid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "brionglóid" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • brin(n)glóid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • daydream” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • dream” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • mirage” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • reverie” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • Entries containing “brionglóid” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.