Last modified on 28 May 2014, at 13:28

cúan

See also: cuan, cuān, cuán, and cuàn

Old IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *kapno-, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂p- (to grasp).

NounEdit

cúan m

  1. bay
  2. gulf
  3. harbour
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

cúan f, m

  1. litter
  2. pack
  3. band
  4. family

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
cúan chúan cúan
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.