cluas

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish clúas, from Proto-Celtic *kloustā (compare Welsh clust); see etymology of clois.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [klˠuəsˠ]
  • (Aran) IPA(key): [kluəʃ], [kluəsˠ]

Noun[edit]

cluas f (genitive cluaise, nominative plural cluasa)

  1. ear

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cluas chluas gcluas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.



Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cluās

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of cluō

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish clúas, from Proto-Celtic *kloustā.

Noun[edit]

cluas f (genitive cluaise, plural cluasan)

  1. (anatomy) ear
  2. handle, lug

Derived terms[edit]