builín

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish bulbing, a borrowing from Old Norse [Term?].

Noun[edit]

builín m ‎(genitive singular builín, nominative plural builíní)

  1. loaf (of bread)

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
builín bhuilín mbuilín
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "builín" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • bulbing” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.