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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

canaid

  1. (Munster) third-person plural present indicative of can

Usage notesEdit

The equivalent in the standard language is the analytic construction canann siad.

MutationEdit

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

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *kaneti (compare Welsh canu), from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

canaid (conjunct ·cain, verbal noun cainnt or cétal)

  1. to sing

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: can
  • Scottish Gaelic: can

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
canaid chanaid canaid
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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