Focal an Lae #185
The Word of the Day in Irish

Word: mún (MOON) [muːn]

Meaning: mún = urine, piss; to piss; pissing

Usage:

History: Old Irish “mún” appears to derive from the Indo-European root *meu- (damp, wet). English words that derive from this root include “moss” and “mire”.

Scottish Gaelic: mùn

2008-06-19 CPD