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IrishEdit

NounEdit

cáise f

  1. genitive singular of cáis (cheese)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cáise cháise gcáise
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cāseus.

NounEdit

cáise m

  1. cheese
    Synonyms: fáiscre, grús, maethal, tanach

InflectionEdit

Masculine io-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit