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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish sparán (compare Scottish Gaelic sporan), possibly from Late Latin bursa (purse), ultimately from Ancient Greek βύρσα (búrsa, leather, hide).

NounEdit

sparán m (genitive singular sparáin, nominative plural sparáin)

  1. purse
    Synonym: mála
  2. sporran
  3. (animals) stomach

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