suain

See also: Suain

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

suain m

  1. genitive singular of suan

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
suain shuain
after "an", tsuain
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*swep-

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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