grinn

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

grinn

  1. perceptive, discerning; clear, accurate
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

grinn

  1. genitive singular of greann

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
grinn ghrinn ngrinn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

grinn

  1. sweet, delightful, beautiful, charming, elegant.
    Abair gur grinn thusa!‎ ― How sweet that you are!

Declension[edit]

First declension; forms of the positive degree:

Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative grinn ghrinn grinne
Vocative ghrinn ghrinn grinne
Genitive ghrinn ghrinn/grinne glan
Dative ghrinn ghrinn grinne

Comparative/superlative: grinne