monadh

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A loanword from Brythonic, from Proto-Celtic *moniyos (compare Welsh mynydd, Cornish menydh, Breton menez), from Proto-Indo-European *men- ‎(to tower, stand out) (compare Latin mōns).

Noun[edit]

monadh m ‎(genitive singular monaidh, plural monaidhean)

  1. moor, heath
  2. mountain, hill
  3. Any hill-pasture as distinguished from meadow and arable land.

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