gann

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gand.

Noun[edit]

gann (genitive singular feminine gainne, plural ganna, comparative gainne)

  1. sparse, thin
  2. scarce, scant, rare

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • "gann" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • “gann” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 351.
  • gand” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “gann” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “gann” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gann

  1. sparse, thin
  2. scarce, scant, rare

Derived terms[edit]


Vilamovian[edit]

Verb[edit]

gann

  1. Alternative form of gaonn