mab

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See also: MAb, Mab, måb, and -mab

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mab (plural mabs)

  1. (obsolete) a slattern

References[edit]

“mab” in Noah Webster, An American Dictionary of the English Language, volume II (J–Z), 1st edition, New York, N.Y.: Published by S. Converse; printed by Hezekiah Howe, New Haven, 1828, OCLC 999480247.

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Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *mab, from Proto-Celtic *makʷos.

Noun[edit]

mab m (plural mibien)

  1. son

Inflection[edit]


Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *mab, from Proto-Celtic *makʷos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mab m (plural mebyon)

  1. son
  2. male child, boy

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

mab

  1. rafsi of mabru.

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *mab, from Proto-Celtic *makʷos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mab m (plural meibion)

  1. boy, son, infant, child (of either sex), minor, youth
  2. descendant
  3. man, male

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • mam (mother)
  • merch (daughter)
  • tad (father)

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
mab fab unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • mab”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014