scáthán

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Irish[edit]

Scáthán

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish scáthán; surface analysis scáth (shade, shadow; reflection) +‎ -án.

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scáthán m (genitive singular scátháin, nominative plural scátháin)

  1. mirror (smooth reflecting surface)
    1. looking glass
    2. (figuratively) centre of attraction

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