suain

IrishEdit

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NounEdit

suain

  1. genitive singular of suan

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish súan ‎(slumber, sleep).

NounEdit

suain f ‎(genitive singular suaine, plural suainean)

  1. slumber, sleep, narcosis

Usage notesEdit

  • Usually implies a deep sleep.

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