clòimh

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish clúm (down, feathers, plumage, fur), from Latin plūma (feather, plume), from Proto-Indo-European *pleus- (to pluck).

Noun[edit]

clòimh f (genitive clòimhe, plural clòimhean)

  1. wool
  2. down, plumage

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