See also: achâŋ

IrishEdit

DeterminerEdit

achan

  1. Alternative form of gach aon (each, every)

Further readingEdit

  • "achan" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “achan” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bachgen (boy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

achan m

  1. (South Wales, colloquial, used in the vocative) A term of address for a male. mate, dude, man
    Synonyms: boi, mêt

ReferencesEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “achan”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies