Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From fer (man)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʲirʲen͈d/, /ˈfʲirʲen͈/

AdjectiveEdit

firend

  1. (of animals) male

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: fireann
  • Scottish Gaelic: fireann

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
firend ḟirend firend
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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