Focal an Lae #120
The Word of the Day in Irish

Word: minic (MIH-nihk) [m′in′ik′]

Meaning: minic = frequent; often

Usage:

History: Old Irish “menic” and Welsh “mynych” come from Indo-European *menegh- (copious). The English cognate is “many”.

Scottish Gaelic: minig

2008-06-19 CPD