fìon

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fín, from Latin vīnum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fìon m (genitive singular fìona, plural fìontan)

  1. wine
  2. truth

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
fìon fhìon
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • fìon” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “fín”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language