gríanach

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See also: grianach

Middle Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish gríanach.

Adjective[edit]

gríanach

  1. sunny

Etymology 2[edit]

From grian (gravel) +‎ -ach

Adjective[edit]

gríanach

  1. gravelly

References[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From grían (sun) +‎ -ach.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡʲrʲiːa̯nax/

Adjective[edit]

gríanach

  1. sunny, bright

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
gríanach gríanach
pronounced with /ɣ(ʲ)-/
ngríanach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 gríanach” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.