"-acán" meaning in Old Irish

See -acán in All languages combined, or Wiktionary

Suffix

Etymology: From -óc + -án. Etymology templates: {{suffix|sga|-óc|án}} -óc + -án Head templates: {{head|sga|suffix||||{{{2}}}||||||||{{{3}}}||{{{pl2}}}||{{{pl3}}}|cat2=noun-forming suffixes|g=m|g2=|g3=|head=|sort=}} -acán m, {{sga-noun|m|suff=1}} -acán m
  1. A double diminutive, used to derive nouns, both common and proper, from adjectives and other nouns. Tags: masculine, morpheme Synonyms: -ecán (english: after a slender consonant)
    Sense id: en--acán-sga-suffix-ug3qVDLJ Categories (other): Old Irish entries with incorrect language header, Old Irish terms suffixed with -án

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          "args": {
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          },
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          "name": "desc"
        }
      ],
      "text": "Irish: -acán"
    }
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        "3": "án"
      },
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    }
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  "etymology_text": "From -óc + -án.",
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        "sort": ""
      },
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    },
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      },
      "expansion": "-acán m",
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        {
          "kind": "other",
          "name": "Old Irish entries with incorrect language header",
          "parents": [
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        },
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          "kind": "other",
          "name": "Old Irish terms suffixed with -án",
          "parents": [],
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        }
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "finn (“fair, blond”) + -acán → Finnacán",
          "type": "example"
        },
        {
          "text": "áed (“fire”) + -acán → Áedacán",
          "type": "example"
        }
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        "A double diminutive, used to derive nouns, both common and proper, from adjectives and other nouns."
      ],
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          "word": "-ecán"
        }
      ],
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        "masculine",
        "morpheme"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "word": "-acán"
}
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      "depth": 1,
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            "1": "ga",
            "2": "-acán"
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          "name": "desc"
        }
      ],
      "text": "Irish: -acán"
    }
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        "2": "-óc",
        "3": "án"
      },
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      "name": "suffix"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From -óc + -án.",
  "head_templates": [
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        "8": "",
        "9": "",
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      },
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    },
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      "args": {
        "1": "m",
        "suff": "1"
      },
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    }
  ],
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  "lang_code": "sga",
  "pos": "suffix",
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        "Old Irish masculine suffixes",
        "Old Irish noun-forming suffixes",
        "Old Irish suffixes",
        "Old Irish terms suffixed with -án"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "finn (“fair, blond”) + -acán → Finnacán",
          "type": "example"
        },
        {
          "text": "áed (“fire”) + -acán → Áedacán",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "A double diminutive, used to derive nouns, both common and proper, from adjectives and other nouns."
      ],
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      ]
    }
  ],
  "synonyms": [
    {
      "english": "after a slender consonant",
      "word": "-ecán"
    }
  ],
  "word": "-acán"
}

This page is a part of the kaikki.org machine-readable Old Irish dictionary. This dictionary is based on structured data extracted on 2024-07-22 from the enwiktionary dump dated 2024-07-20 using wiktextract (0af6c06 and 6aeea9b). The data shown on this site has been post-processed and various details (e.g., extra categories) removed, some information disambiguated, and additional data merged from other sources. See the raw data download page for the unprocessed wiktextract data.

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