See also: arran

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From a Brythonic or Celtic language, but the name is ultimately probably of non-Indo-European (substrate) or Pictish origin, along with other uncertain names in Scotland such as Skye, Lewis, and Islay.[1][2]

 
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Possibly from a Brythonic/Pictish term ancestral or cognate to Middle Welsh aran ("high place").

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Arran

  1. An island off the southwest coast of Scotland.
  2. A male given name transferred from the place name, of modern Scottish usage.
  3. A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.
TranslationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The year&s work in modern language studies. 54.1992(1993), Volumes 54-1992, p. 617
  2. ^ Interdigitations: essays for Irmengard Rauch, p. 46

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Persian *ʾldʾn (/arrān/). Compare Parthian 𐭀𐭓𐭃𐭀𐭍(ʾrdʾn /ardān/).

Proper nounEdit

Arran

  1. Synonym of Caucasian Albania

AnagramsEdit


PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Arran f

  1. Arran (an island in Scotland)

Scottish GaelicEdit

Proper nounEdit

Arran

  1. A male given name

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Arran n-Arran h-Arran t-Arran
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.