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See also: coir and còir

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Celtic *kowīros (true, sincere, right, just, fair, honest, proper), from *kom- (with) + *wīros (true)

NounEdit

cóir f (genitive singular córa, nominative plural córacha)

  1. justice, equity
  2. proper share, due
  3. proper provision; accommodation
  4. proper condition
  5. proper equipment, (plural) requisites
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cóir (genitive singular feminine córa, plural córa)

  1. just, proper
  2. decent, honest
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

cóir

  1. nearness, proximity (used only in fixed phrases; see Derived terms)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Inflected forms of cór.

NounEdit

cóir m

  1. inflection of cór:
    1. vocative and genitive singular
    2. nominative and dative plural

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cóir chóir gcóir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.