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EtymologyEdit

From Latin corium.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cuir m (plural cuirs)

  1. leather

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Latin corium.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cuir m (plural cuirs)

  1. leather

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Irish cuirid, from Old Irish ·cuirethar, prototonic form of fo·ceird.

VerbEdit

cuir (present analytic cuireann, future analytic cuirfidh, verbal noun cur, past participle curtha)

  1. put
  2. send
  3. sow
  4. bury (inter a corpse in a grave or tomb)
    Synonym: adhlaic
  5. used to indicate falling precipitation; the subject is without a referent and the object is the form of precipitation, but when the precipitation is rain the object may be omitted
    An bhfuil sé ag cur?Is it raining?
    Inniu féin a chuirfeadh sé sneachta!It would have to snow today!
  6. subject (+ faoi (to))
    Synonym: cuir faoi phróiseas
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun 1Edit

cuir m

  1. vocative/genitive singular of cur

Noun 2Edit

cuir m (genitive singular cuir)

  1. Alternative form of cur
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cuir chuir gcuir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • "cuir" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “cuir” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “cuir” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin corium.

NounEdit

cuir m (oblique plural cuirs, nominative singular cuirs, nominative plural cuir)

  1. leather

Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cuir m

  1. genitive singular of cor

MutationEdit

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

Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Irish cuirid, from Old Irish ·cuirethar, prototonic form of fo·ceird.

VerbEdit

cuir (past chuir, future cuiridh, verbal noun cur, past participle cuirte)

  1. put
    An cuir thu am bainne anns a' chupa?Will you put the milk in the cup?
    Thiginn a steach a rithist ged a chuirteadh a mach mi.I would come in again though I were put out.
  2. send
    Chuir e litir thuca.He sent them a letter.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

cuir m

  1. genitive singular of car

MutationEdit

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