See also: bun, BUN, bún, bùn, bûn, bün, and bűn

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bun (base, foundation, bottom).

PrefixEdit

bun- (triggers lenition (except of d, s, t))

  1. basic, fundamental, primary, ultimate, original, base, elementary
  2. low-sized
  3. medium
  4. fairly old
  5. nearly
  6. (biology) sub-
  7. key

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bun- bhun- mbun-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bun (root, origin, foundation).

PrefixEdit

bun-

  1. primary, fundamental

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bun- vun- mun-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.