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cró m (genitive singular cró, nominative plural cróite)

  1. eye, socket
  2. bore
  3. (photography) aperture
  4. ring
  5. enclosure; fold, pen
  6. (small) outbuilding
  7. mean dwelling, hovel
  8. hollow; (topography) hollow, hole
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish crú (blood), from Proto-Celtic *krowos, from Proto-Indo-European *kréwh₂s.


cró m (genitive singular cró)

  1. blood, gore
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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cró chró gcró
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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