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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier Lughnasadh, from Old Irish Lugnasad.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈl̪ˠuːn̪ˠəsˠə]

Proper nounEdit

Lúnasa m (genitive Lúnasa, nominative plural Lúnasaí)

  1. August (eighth month of the Gregorian calendar)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • "Lúnasa" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Lugnasad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “Lúnasa” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “Lúnasa” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.