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GUEST,^&* Meaning of 'seanmas'- Gaelic? (26) RE: Meaning of 'seanmas'- Gaelic? 19 Jul 10

My sister addresses herself as seanma. She says the loose translation is grandmother.

"Seanmháthair" is Irish for grandmother. The problem is that the "m" is pronounced as "v" or "w", depending on dialect. Your "seanma" sounds like a hybrid of "seanmháthair" and "grandma". Nice one.

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