uamhan

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ómun m ‎(fear, the state of being afraid), from Proto-Celtic *obno- ‎(fear) (compare Breton aon, Cornish own, Welsh ofn).

NounEdit

uamhan m ‎(genitive singular uamhain, nominative plural uamhna)

  1. fear; dread; (religion) awe
  2. object of dread, terror

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uamhan n-uamhan huamhan t-uamhan
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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