fuinneog

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Irish[edit]

fuinneog

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish fuindeóc, from Old Norse vindauga; modified to contain the suffix -óg.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Waterford) IPA(key): /fʲɪˈɲuːɡ/[1] (as if spelled finniúg)
  • (Cork) IPA(key): /fˠəˈɲoːɡ/
  • (Kerry) IPA(key): /fˠəˈn̠ʲoːɡ/
  • (Connacht) IPA(key): /ˈfˠɪn̠ʲoːɡ/
  • (Ulster) IPA(key): /ˈfˠɪn̠ʲɔɡ/, /ˈfˠɪn̠ʲaɡ/

Noun[edit]

fuinneog f (genitive singular fuinneoige, nominative plural fuinneoga)

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Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fuinneog fhuinneog bhfuinneog
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Risteard B. Breatnach, 1947, The Irish of Ring, Co. Waterford, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, p. 7.