mìn

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Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

mìn m (genitive singular mìne, plural mìnichean)

  1. field

References[edit]

  • mìn” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French mine.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier trái, quả) mìn

  1. mine; dynamite