domhain

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /ˈd̪ˠəunʲ/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish domain ‎(deep).

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

domhain ‎(genitive singular feminine doimhne, plural doimhne, comparative doimhne)

  1. deep

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

domhain f ‎(genitive singular doimhne, nominative plural doimhneacha)

  1. depth

Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

domhain m

  1. inflection of domhan ‎(earth, world; a vast amount; domain):
    1. vocative and genitive singular
    2. nominative and dative plural

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
domhain dhomhain ndomhain
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • domain” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “doiṁin” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "domhain" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

domhain m

  1. inflection of domhan ‎(the world, the universe):
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative plural