avourneen

noun avour·neen \əˈvu̇rˌnēn\

Definition of avourneen

plural

-s

Irish

  1. :  darling, sweetheart

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Origin and Etymology of avourneen

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


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