fíniúin

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish fínemain, from Latin vīndēmia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fíniúin f ‎(genitive singular fíniúna, nominative plural fíniúnacha)

  1. (grape-)vine
  2. vineyard

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fíniúin fhíniúin bhfíniúin
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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