cúil

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See also: cuil and cùil

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cuil, from Proto-Celtic *kūlos, from Proto-Indo-European *kuH-lo-, from *(s)kewH- (to cover).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cúil f (genitive singular cúlach, nominative plural cúlacha)

  1. corner, nook
  2. heap, store

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

cúil m

  1. inflection of cúl:
    1. vocative/genitive singular
    2. nominative/dative plural
  2. Alternative form of cúl

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cúil chúil gcúil
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.