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IrishEdit

Noun 1Edit

coille f sg

  1. genitive singular of coill (wood, forest)

Noun 2Edit

coille f sg

variant genitive singular of caileann (calends)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
coille choille gcoille
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *cōlea, a feminine formation from Latin cōleus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

coille f (oblique plural coilles, nominative singular coille, nominative plural coilles)

  1. (anatomy, vulgar) ball, testicle

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish caille, genitive singular of caill (forest) (compare modern Irish coill).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

coille f (genitive singular coille, plural coilltean or coilltichean)

  1. forest

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
coille choille
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.