cúng

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See also: cung, cùng, cũng, and cứng

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cumung, from Proto-Celtic *kom-ingus (compare Welsh cyfyng), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱóm ‎(beside, near, by, with) + *h₂enǵʰ- ‎(tight, painfully constricted).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cúng ‎(genitive singular masculine cúng)

  1. narrow

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Noun[edit]

cúng m ‎(genitive singular cúing, nominative plural cúing)

  1. narrow, narrow part

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cúng chúng gcúng
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.