mían

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Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mían n, m ‎(genitive méin, nominative plural míana)

  1. desire, inclination; object of desire
Derived terms[edit]
  • míanach ‎(desirous, eager, wishful)
  • míanaid ‎(desires, longs for, verb)
  • míangus ‎(eager desire)

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mían f ‎(genitive méine)

  1. (mining) mineral, ore
Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
mían
also mmían after a proclitic
mían
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
mían
also mmían after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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