milseán

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See also: mìlsean

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish millsén ‎(sweetmeat, delicacy); synchronically, milis ‎(sweet) +‎ -án.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

milseán m ‎(genitive singular milseáin, nominative plural milseáin)

  1. (UK) sweet, bonbon, (US) candy
  2. sweet dish, dessert

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

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

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