giniúint

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish genemain f (coming into existence, birth; generative power; growth, production; race, progeny), verbal noun of gainithir (modern gin).

Noun[edit]

giniúint f (genitive singular giniúna, nominative plural giniúintí)

  1. verbal noun of gin
  2. procreation; conception; birth
    1. (biology) reproduction, generation
    2. (botany) germination
    3. generation, production
    1. embryo
    2. embryonic growth, sprout
  3. (literary) progeny, breed

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
giniúint ghiniúint nginiúint
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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