uillin

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish uilen (compare Irish uillinn).

Noun[edit]

uillin f ‎(genitive singular uillinagh, plural uiljyn)

  1. (anatomy) elbow, crook
  2. elbow joint
  3. angle, corner
  4. nudge

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • uilen” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.