lèine

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish léine (compare Manx lheiney).

Noun[edit]

lèine f (genitive singular lèine, plural lèintean)

  1. shirt, chemise

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • léine” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.