greanadh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish grenad (engraving).

Noun[edit]

greanadh m (genitive singular greanta)

  1. verbal noun of grean
  2. engraving
  3. shapeliness; shape, figure

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
greanadh ghreanadh ngreanadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "greanadh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • grenad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.