cóán

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 公案 (こうあん), from Sinitic 公案 ‎(gōng'àn, official business).

Noun[edit]

cóán m ‎(genitive singular cóáin, nominative plural cóáin)

  1. (Buddhism) koan

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cóán chóán gcóán
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.