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EtymologyEdit

From cill (cell; church) +‎ -ín (diminutive ending).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cillín m (genitive singular cillín, nominative plural cillíní)

  1. cell
  2. hoard, nest egg
  3. An unconsecrated burial ground for unbaptised children
  4. A small church

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cillín chillín gcillín
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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