See also: cuirt and cùirt

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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cuirt, from a Vulgar Latin or oblique form of Latin cors.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cúirt f ‎(genitive singular cúirte, nominative plural cúirteanna)

  1. court
  2. (law) courthouse
  3. manor house, mansion
  4. courtyard

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • "cúirt" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • cuirt” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.