uaine

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish úaine, úanne (green, verdant), from possible Proto-Celtic *utnio-, from Proto-Indo-European *wed- (wet).

Adjective[edit]

uaine

  1. green (of painted or dyed items; of bright or lightly-coloured items)
    Synonym: glas
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

uaine

  1. genitive singular of uain

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uaine n-uaine huaine not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish úaine, úanne (green, verdant), from possible Proto-Celtic *utnio-, from Proto-Indo-European *wed- (wet).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

uaine

  1. green

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Scottish Gaelic · dathan (layout · text)
     bàn      glas      dubh
             dearg ; ruadh              orainds ; donn              buidhe ; donn
             uaine              uaine              gorm ; gorm
             liath ; glas              liath              gorm
             purpaidh ; guirmean              pinc ; purpaidh              pinc

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