mìlsean

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish millsén (sweetmeat, delicacy) (compare modern Irish milseán); synchronically, milis (sweet) +‎ -an (diminutive suffix).

Noun[edit]

mìlsean m (genitive singular mìlsein, plural mìlseanan)

  1. dessert, pudding, confection, sweet (course)

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Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
mìlsean mhìlsean
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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