mìn

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Cornish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mìn f

  1. kids (young goats)

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish mín ‎(smooth, level; arable, fertile; smooth, calm; self-restrained, gentle, placid, courteous, docile; digestible, palatable).

Adjective[edit]

mìn ‎(comparative mìne)

  1. clement, gentle
  2. meek
  3. pleasant, inoffensive, melodious
  4. downy
  5. fine
  6. glossy, sleek, smooth
  7. silky
  8. powdery
  9. bland

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mìn m ‎(genitive singular mìne, plural mìnichean)

  1. field

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