fo-abhainn

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fo- (subsidiary) +‎ abhainn (river).

Noun[edit]

fo-abhainn f (genitive singular fo-abhann, nominative plural fo-aibhneacha)

  1. affluent, tributary (of river)
    Synonym: craobh-abhainn

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fo-abhainn fho-abhainn bhfo-abhainn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fo- (subsidiary) +‎ abhainn (river).

Noun[edit]

fo-abhainn f (genitive singular fo-aibhne, plural fo-aibhnichean)

  1. tributary
    Synonym: leas-abhainn

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
fo-abhainn fho-abhainn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.