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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish brú, broinn ‎(abdomen, belly; bowels, entrails; womb).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /bˠɾˠiːn̠ʲ/

NounEdit

broinn f ‎(genitive singular broinne, nominative plural broinnte)

  1. womb
  2. Alternative form of broinne ‎(breast, bosom; brink, verge)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
broinn bhroinn mbroinn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

broinn f

  1. dative singular of brù

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