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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cruind, from Proto-Celtic *krundis (compare Welsh crwn).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cruinn (genitive singular masculine cruinn, genitive singular feminine cruinne, plural cruinne, comparative cruinne)

  1. round (circular or cylindrical)
  2. gathered
  3. exact, accurate
    1. clear, coherent
    2. steady
  4. concentrated
  5. frugal, sparing; miserly

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Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cruinn chruinn gcruinn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cruind, from Proto-Celtic *krundis (compare Welsh crwn).

AdjectiveEdit

cruinn

  1. accurate, detailed, unambiguous
  2. round, spherical, circular
  3. circumstantial
  4. compact
  5. consummate, exact, scrupulous, strict

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cruinn chruinn gruinn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cruind, from Proto-Celtic *krundis (compare Welsh crwn).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cruinn

  1. round, circular, globular
  2. succinct, neat
    gu cruinn - succinctly
  3. gathered, assembled, collected

Derived termsEdit