dowan

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish domun, from Proto-Celtic *dubnos (the deep; the world) (compare Welsh dwfn (deep, depth; the world)), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewb- (deep, hollow).

NounEdit

dowan m

  1. world, earth
  2. universe

Derived termsEdit

  • dowan-lheead
  • dowan-liurid
Last modified on 3 August 2013, at 15:21