See also: Domhan

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish domun (the world).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

domhan m (genitive singular domhain, nominative plural domhain)

  1. earth, world
    an domhan thoirthe East
    an domhan thiarthe West, the Western world
  2. a vast amount, number, quantity
    an domhan acua vast number of them
  3. (literary) domain
    mo dhomhan dúchais
    my native domain

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
domhan dhomhan ndomhan
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

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish domun (the world).

NounEdit

domhan m (genitive singular domhain, plural domhain)

  1. the world, the universe

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