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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish (dog, hound), from Proto-Celtic *kū (compare Welsh ci), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwṓ (dog).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

 m (genitive or con, nominative plural cúnna)

  1. hound
  2. greyhound

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

Derived termsEdit


MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

(Zhuyin ㄘㄨˊ)

  1. Pinyin transliteration of
  2. Pinyin transliteration of
  3. Pinyin transliteration of

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Primitive Irish ᚉᚒᚅᚐ (cuna) (genitive), in turn from Proto-Celtic *kū (compare Welsh ci), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwṓ.

NounEdit

 m (nasal stem, genitive con)

  1. dog, hound
  2. wolf

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "" in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation:

NounEdit

 m

  1. Misspelling of cu.

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *kuːʔ (owl)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier con)

  1. owl