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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

math (bear) +‎ gamuin (calf)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mathgamain m

  1. bear

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Further readingEdit

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