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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ainmm, from Primitive Irish ᚐᚅᚋ(anm), from Proto-Celtic *anman, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥(name).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ainm m, f ‎(genitive singular ainm or ainme, nominative plural ainmneacha)

  1. name
  2. reputation
  3. (grammar) noun

DeclensionEdit

Alternative declension, feminine

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • ainmm” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “ainm” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • Franz Nikolaus Finck, 1899, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, 25.
  • "ainm" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Old IrishEdit

NounEdit

ainm n

  1. Alternative spelling of ainmm(name)

ReferencesEdit

  • ainmm” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ainmm n, from Primitive Irish ᚐᚅᚋ(anm), from Proto-Celtic *anman, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥(name).

NounEdit

ainm m ‎(genitive singular ainme, plural ainmean or ainmeannan)

  1. name

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit