See also: shuān and shuàn

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IrishEdit

NounEdit

shuan m

  1. Lenited form of suan.

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
suan shuan
after an, tsuan
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

shuan

  1. Nonstandard spelling of shuān.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of shuàn.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.
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