meán

See also: mean

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • meadhón (obsolete)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish medón, from Latin mediānus. Cognate with English mean. Compare Scottish Gaelic meadhan.

AdjectiveEdit

meán

  1. mid, central
  2. middle
  3. average

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

meán m (genitive meáin, nominative plural meáin)

  1. middle
  2. (mathematics) mean
  3. medium
  4. average
  5. (anatomy) middle, waist
  6. middle zone

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
meán mheán unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
Last modified on 18 September 2013, at 23:30