maighdean

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish maigden, from Old English mægden.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmˠəɪdʲənˠ/

Noun[edit]

maighdean f (genitive singular maighdine, nominative plural maighdeana)

  1. maiden, virgin
  2. Alternative form of maighdeog

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
maighdean mhaighdean not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maighdean f (genitive singular maighdein, plural maighdinnean)

  1. Alternative form of maighdeann