medón

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin mediānus.

Noun[edit]

medón m

  1. middle

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived terms[edit]

  • airmedón(the very middle, centre)
  • medónach(central, middle, intermediate, adjective)
  • medóndae(intermediate; medium, adjective)

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • medón” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.