mún

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish mún.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mún m ‎(genitive singular múin)

  1. urine
  2. verbal noun of mún

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

mún ‎(present analytic múnann, future analytic múnfaidh, verbal noun mún, past participle múnta)

  1. to urinate, pee

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mún mhún unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic, from Proto-Indo-European *mew-, *mū-. Possibly cognate with Latin mūtō ‎(penis).

NounEdit

mún m

  1. urine

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
mún
also mmún after a proclitic
mún
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
mún
also mmún after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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