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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish Manainn, dative form of Mana (Man, Anglesey).

Proper nounEdit

Manainn f (genitive Manann)

  1. the Isle of Man

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Manainn Mhanainn not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • Entries containing “Manainn” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “Manainn” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Manainn f

  1. dative singular of Mana

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
Manainn
also Mmanainn after a proclitic
Manainn
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
Manainn
also Mmanainn after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish Manainn, dative form of Mana (Man, Anglesey).

Proper nounEdit

Manainn f

  1. The Isle of Man

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
Manainn Mhanainn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.