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craiceann

IrishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish croiccenn.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɾˠacən̪ˠ]
  • (Aran also) IPA(key): [ˈkɾˠɛcən̪ˠ]

NounEdit

craiceann m (genitive craicinn, plural craicne)

  1. skin (outer covering of the body of a person, animal, vegetable, or fruit); rind (of cheese, etc.)
  2. surface
  3. finish, polish

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
craiceann chraiceann gcraiceann
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

Franz Nikolaus Finck, Die araner mundart, vol. II, 163.


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish croiccenn.

NounEdit

craiceann m (genitive craicinn or craicne, plural craicnean)

  1. skin
  2. hide

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