dán

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dán (not comparable)

  1. Danish (of or pertaining to Denmark, its people or language)

Noun[edit]

dán (plural dánok)

  1. Danish (person)
  2. (singular only) Danish (language)

Derived terms[edit]


Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish dán m (gift, skill, poem).

Noun[edit]

dán m (genitive singular dáin, nominative plural dánta or dána)

  1. (literary) gift, offering
  2. (literary) craft, calling: allotted task
  3. art, faculty, art of poetry
  4. poem
  5. (one's) lot, fate
Declension[edit]
  • Alternative plural: dána
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

dán m (genitive singular dáin, nominative plural dáin)

  1. halter (for cow's horns)
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dán dhán ndán
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

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