loingeas

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish loinges.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈl̪ˠɪɲɟəsˠ/

Noun[edit]

loingeas m (genitive singular loingis, nominative plural loingis)

  1. ships (collectively), shipping (body of ships belonging to one nation, port or industry)
  2. fleet (group of vessels)

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References[edit]

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