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IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish caidrem, from Old Irish coitreb (fellowship, company, association).

NounEdit

caidreamh m (genitive singular caidrimh or caideartha)

  1. verbal noun of caidrigh
  2. intimacy, intercourse, relationship
  3. dialogue
  4. interaction, relation, relations

DeclensionEdit

(regular noun):

(verbal noun):

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MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

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

Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

caidreamh m (genitive singular caidreimh, no plural)

  1. Alternative form of caidreabh