ursain

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish airsan, aursain, from Old Irish airsa (door-post, jamb).

Noun[edit]

ursain f (genitive singular ursaine or ursan, nominative plural ursaineacha or ursana or ursanacha)

  1. (architecture) doorpost, doorjamb
  2. (figuratively) prop, support

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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