tairne

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier tairnge, from Old Irish tairnge, from Proto-Celtic *tarankyos (nail), from Proto-Indo-European *terh₁- (to drill, rub).

Noun[edit]

tairne m (genitive tairne, nominative plural tairní)

  1. (carpentry) nail

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tairne thairne dtairne
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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