gealbhan

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Irish[edit]

gealbhan binne

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gelbann. Compare Cornish and Breton golvan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gealbhan m (genitive singular gealbhain, nominative plural gealbhain)

  1. sparrow (bird of the family Passeridae)

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gealbhan ghealbhan ngealbhan
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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