cruim

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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *kʷrimis, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷr̥mis ‎(worm). Cognate to Old Church Slavonic чрьвь ‎(črĭvĭ), Sanskrit कृमि ‎(kṛmi, worm).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cruim f

  1. worm
  2. maggot

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
cruim chruim cruim
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.