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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English cap + -ín (diminutive suffix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

caipín m (genitive singular caipín, nominative plural caipíní)

  1. cap; lid
  2. crest (of wave)
  3. top; tip

DeclensionEdit

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MutationEdit

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

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