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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ainm, from Primitive Irish ᚐᚅᚋ (anm), from Proto-Celtic *anman, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ennym m (genitive singular enmey, plural enmyn)

  1. name
    • Va ennym y voidyn, Moirrey.The virgin's name was Mary.
      —Luke 1:27
  2. (grammar) noun
  3. designation
  4. epithet
  5. figurehead
  6. (of book) title; term; signature

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ReferencesEdit

  • ennym” in Phil Kelly, Fockleyr Gaelg-Baarle, 1991; reproduced on Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary, 2 December 2014, →OCLC.
  • ennym” in Nathan J Pledger, Taggloo, 2012.