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bun-

bun-

See also: bun, BUN, bún, bùn, bûn, bün, and bűn

Irish

Prefix

bun- (lenites b, c, f, g, m, p)

  1. basic, fundamental, primary, ultimate, original, base, elementary
  2. low-sized
  3. medium
  4. fairly old
  5. nearly
  6. (biology) sub-
  7. key

Synonyms

Derived terms

<a class='CategoryTreeLabel CategoryTreeLabelNs14 CategoryTreeLabelCategory' href='/wiki/Category:Irish_words_prefixed_with_bun-'>Irish words prefixed with bun-</a>

Mutation

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bun- bhun- mbun-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References


Manx

Etymology

From bun (root, origin, foundation).

Prefix

bun-

  1. primary, fundamental

Derived terms

<a class='CategoryTreeLabel CategoryTreeLabelNs14 CategoryTreeLabelCategory' href='/wiki/Category:Manx_words_prefixed_with_bun-'>Manx words prefixed with bun-</a>

Mutation

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bun- vun- mun-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.