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See also: dean, Dean, deán, and dèan

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish ·dénai, prototonic form of do·gní.

The past indicative independent form rinne, formerly do-rinne, is from Old Irish do·rigni, deuterotonic form of the perfect tense of do·gní.

The past indicative dependent form dearna is from Old Irish *·dernai (compare ·dernus (1st sg.), ·dernais (2nd sg.), ·dernad (passive)), prototonic form of the perfect tense of do·gní.

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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

déan (present analytic déanann, future analytic déanfaidh, verbal noun déanamh, past participle déanta)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) do
  2. (transitive) make
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

déan

  1. (archaic) first-person singular future dependent of déan

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English dean.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

déan m (genitive singular déin, nominative plural déin)

  1. dean
DeclensionEdit
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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
déan dhéan ndéan
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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