muileann

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish muilend m (mill), from Late Latin molīnum.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈmˠɪlʲən̪ˠ/

Noun[edit]

muileann m (genitive singular muilinn, nominative plural muilte)

  1. mill
  2. grinding apparatus
  3. manufactory

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • "muileann" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • muilend” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish muilend m (mill), from Late Latin molīnum.

Noun[edit]

muileann m, f (genitive singular muilinn or muilne, plural muileannan or muilnean)

  1. mill

Derived terms[edit]

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