coinnigh

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish con·gaib.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /ˈkɪn̠ʲə/

Verb[edit]

coinnigh (present analytic coinníonn, future analytic coinneoidh, verbal noun coinneáil, past participle coinnithe)

  1. to keep
  2. to maintain
  3. to retain, hold
  4. to store
  5. to detain
  6. to remain in (on)
  7. to observe
  8. (with ar) to keep at
  9. (with ó) to refrain from
  10. (with le) to catch, meet up with

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
coinnigh choinnigh gcoinnigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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