oisén

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From oss ‎(deer) +‎ -én ‎(diminutive suffix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

oisén m

  1. Diminutive of oss
  2. fawn (baby deer)

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
oisén unchanged n-oisén
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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