làn

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Noun[edit]

làn

  1. meat

References[edit]

  • Claire Lefebvre, Relabeling in Language Genesis

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

làn (Zhuyin ㄌㄢˋ)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish lán, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlānos (compare Welsh llawn), from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁nós.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

làn (genitive singular masculine làin, genitive singular feminine làine, nominative plural làna, comparative làine)

  1. full, absolute, entire, big

Declension[edit]

Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative làn làn làna
Vocative làin làn làna
Genitive làin làin/làine làna
Dative làn làin làna

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Noun[edit]

làn m (genitive singular làin, plural làin)

  1. fill
    Fhuair e a làn de bhrot.He got his fill of broth.
    Ghabh mi làn beòil uisge.I took a mouthful of water.
    Bha làn dùirn de bhuinn aca uile.They all had a handful of coins.
  2. tide (high tide)

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