sabhdán

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sabdán.

Noun[edit]

sabhdán m (genitive singular sabhdáin, nominative plural sabhdáin)

  1. sultan (hereditary ruler in various Muslim states)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sabhdán shabhdán
after an, tsabhdán
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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