IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish asna, esna (compare Scottish Gaelic asna), from Proto-Celtic [Term?] (compare Welsh ais (ribs)), from pre-Celtic *astonyo-, *h₂estnijo, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂óst (compare Latin os, Albanian asht).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

easna f (genitive singular easna, nominative plural easnacha or easnaí)

  1. (anatomy, nautical, of violin) rib
  2. (nautical) strake
  3. (nautical) timber

DeclensionEdit

Alternative declension
Alternative declension

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
easna n-easna heasna not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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