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ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Irish puinnsiun, from English poison or a Romance source.

NounEdit

pyshoon m ‎(genitive singular pyshoon, plural pyshoonyn)

  1. poison

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pyshoon physhoon byshoon
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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