glún

See also: glùn

Contents

IrishEdit

NounEdit

glún f pl

  1. genitive plural of glúin

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
glún ghlún nglún
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *gnūnos, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glún n ‎(genitive glúne or glúnae, nominative plural glúne or glúnae)

  1. knee

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • glún” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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