cumung

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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *kom-ingus (compare Welsh cyfyng), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱóm(beside, near, by, with) + *h₂enǵʰ-(tight, painfully constricted).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cumung

  1. narrow, constricted, close, compressed, restricted, constrained

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • cumung” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.