domhain

See also: Domhain

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish domain (deep), from Proto-Celtic *dubnos (world, deep), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰubʰnós.

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

domhain (genitive singular feminine doimhne, plural doimhne, comparative doimhne)

  1. deep
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

domhain f (genitive singular doimhne, nominative plural doimhneacha)

  1. depth
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

domhain m

  1. inflection of domhan (world):
    1. vocative/genitive singular
    2. nominative/dative plural

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
domhain dhomhain ndomhain
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906) A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, page 18

Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

domhain m

  1. inflection of domhan (the world, the universe):
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative plural