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IcelandicEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

asna f (genitive singular ösnu, nominative plural ösnur)

  1. female donkey

DeclensionEdit


IrishEdit

NounEdit

asna f (genitive singular asna, nominative plural asnacha)

  1. Alternative form of easna (rib)

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit


Old NorseEdit

NounEdit

asna f (genitive ǫsnu, plural ǫsnur)

  1. a she-ass, female donkey

DeclensionEdit

HypernymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • asna in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese asna, from Latin asina, feminine of asinus.

NounEdit

asna f (plural asnas)

  1. feminine equivalent of asno

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin asina, feminine of asinus.

NounEdit

asna f (plural asnas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) female donkey, ass

Coordinate termsEdit

  • (sex):
    • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) asen
    • (Surmiran, Vallader) asan

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish asna (compare Irish easna), from Proto-Celtic [Term?] (compare Welsh eis), from pre-Celtic *astonyo-, *h₂estnijo, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂óst (gen. *h₂ésts), *h₃ost- (bone).

NounEdit

asna f (genitive singular asna, plural asnaichean)

  1. (anatomy) rib

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • asna” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.