seamhan

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish semen, from Latin sēmen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seamhan m (genitive singular seamhain)

  1. semen

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

  • sémen” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "seamhan" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “seamhan” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.