sén

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin signum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sén m (genitive seoin or séna)

  1. a sign, omen, portent
    • Lebor na hUidre 1.4504
      nis téilcset a fathi ⁊ a ndruíd ass sein ... oc írnaidi ṡeóin
  2. a favourable sign, a blessing, good luck, success
  3. an incantation, charm

Inflection[edit]

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Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
sén ṡén unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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