banaltra

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE word
*gʷḗn

From Middle Irish banaltra (foster-mother, nurse), from ben (woman) (see bean) + altra (foster-father) (see altram (fosterage)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

banaltra f (genitive singular banaltra, nominative plural banaltraí)

  1. (female) nurse

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
banaltra bhanaltra mbanaltra
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 39.