avourneen

noun

avour·​neen
əˈvu̇rˌnēn
plural -s
Irish

Word History

Etymology

Irish Gaelic a mhuirnīn oh, darling!, from a oh + muirnīn darling, from Middle Irish mūirnīn, diminutive of mūirn affection, joy

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“Avourneen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/avourneen. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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