See also: agan, agán, aĝan, ağan, and ägan

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish -acán, equivalent to -óg +‎ -án.

SuffixEdit

-agán m

  1. A suffix used to derives instruments, diminutives, and other nouns from primary nouns in Irish.

Usage notesEdit

  • This affix is productive in Modern Irish. It forms masculine nouns of the first declension.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit