Last modified on 28 May 2014, at 13:20

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish clú (fame), from Proto-Celtic *klowos, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

clú m (genitive clú)

  1. honour (favourable reputation)
  2. praise (commendation)
  3. fame (state of being famous), renown

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
clú chlú gclú
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *klowos, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

clú n (genitive clúe)

  1. fame (state of being famous)

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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