trasna

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish tarsna, from Old Irish tarsno.

Preposition[edit]

trasna (plus genitive, triggers no mutation)

  1. across, athwart, cross
    • Traditional, “Trasna na dTonnta” (in Irish):
      Trasna na dtonnta, dul siar, dul siar.
      Over the waves, going west, going west!

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

trasna (invariable)

  1. cross-, transverse

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

trasna (invariable)

  1. breadth, width
  2. crosspiece

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
trasna thrasna dtrasna
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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