cill

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cill (plural cills)

  1. More usual spelling of sill when used in the context of an underwater horizontal member which forms the base of a lock gate on a canal or river.

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cell, from Latin cella.

Noun[edit]

cill f (genitive cille, nominative plural cealla)

  1. (biology) cell
  2. churchyard

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cill chill gcill
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cell, from Latin cella.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cill f (genitive cille, plural cilltean)

  1. cell
  2. chapel
  3. churchyard
  4. burying-ground