coicís

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cóicthiges, apparently a compound of cóic (five) and deich (ten).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

coicís f (genitive coicíse, nominative plural coicísí)

  1. fortnight
    Tá sé imithe le coicís.
    He’s been gone for a fortnight.
    D’imigh sé coicís ó shin.
    He left a fortnight ago.

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
coicís choicís gcoicís
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Franz Nikolaus Finck, Die araner mundart, vol. II, 146.