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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish olann, from Proto-Celtic *wlanā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂ (compare Welsh gwlân, Breton gloan, Cornish gwlan, Gaulish *wlanā (wool)).

NounEdit

olann f (genitive singular olla, nominative plural olanna)

  1. wool
  2. woolly hair, mop of hair

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
olann n-olann holann not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *wlanā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

olann f (genitive olla, no plural)

  1. wool

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish olann, from Proto-Celtic *wlanā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂.

NounEdit

olann f (genitive singular olainn)

  1. wool

SynonymsEdit

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