móimint

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mómint (compare Scottish Gaelic mòmaid), a borrowing from Latin mōmentum.

Noun[edit]

móimint f ‎(genitive singular móiminte, nominative plural móimintí)

  1. moment (of time, of force)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
móimint mhóimint unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "móimint" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • mómint” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.