Irish edit

Etymology edit

From Old Irish aiccend, from Latin accentus.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

aiceann m (genitive singular aicinn, nominative plural aicinn)

  1. (phonology) accent, stress
    Synonym: béim
  2. (music, typography) accent

Declension edit

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Mutation edit

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

Further reading edit