skian

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish scíathán, from Old Irish scíath, from Proto-Celtic *skētos (compare Welsh ysgwydd ‎(shoulder)).

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NounEdit

skian f ‎(genitive singular skian, plural skianyn)

  1. (anatomy) wing
    • Ta'n eean bwoalley ny skianyn echey.
      • The bird is beating its wings.

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