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EtymologyEdit

From Old French coigne (wedge, cornerstone, die for stamping), from Latin cuneus (wedge).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cúinne m (genitive singular cúinne, nominative plural cúinní)

  1. angle (corner where two walls intersect), corner (space in the angle between converging lines or walls), nook (small corner formed by two walls)

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

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

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