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Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cnáim, from Proto-Celtic *knāmis, from Proto-Indo-European *kónh₂m (leg).

NounEdit

cnàimh m (genitive singular cnàmha, plural cnàmhan or cnàimhean)

  1. bone

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • cnáim” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.