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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish amrán (singing, song), in origin a diminutive form of Old Irish amar n or m (singing, song; wailing, moaning). Cognate to Manx arrane, Scottish Gaelic òran.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

amhrán m (genitive singular amhráin, nominative plural amhráin)

  1. song
  2. (prosody) a type of stressed metre

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

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