dawny

adjective
daw·​ny | \ ˈdȯni, ˈdäni \

Definition of dawny

1 Irish : in poor health : sickly
2 Irish : small, puny

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History and Etymology for dawny

Irish Gaelic donaidhe; akin to Middle Irish dona wretched

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“Dawny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dawny. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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