luain

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

luain f ‎(genitive singular luaine)

  1. movement
  2. vigorous exertion, hard work

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Derived terms[edit]

  • luaineach ‎(fast-moving, nimble; restless, unsteady; changeable, vacillating, inconstant; volatile)
  • luaineacht ‎(mobility, nimbleness; restlessness; changeableness, vacillation, inconstancy, fluctuation; volatility)
  • luainigh ‎(to move quickly, nimbly; to move unsteadily, vary, change; to fluctuate; to hunt; to precess; to weathervane)