caid

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic قَائِد(qāʾid, leader). Compare alcaide.

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Noun[edit]

caid ‎(plural caids)

  1. A local governor or leader, especially in North Africa or Moorish Spain; an alcaide.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Originally referred to the animal-skin ball used in these games.

Noun[edit]

caid ‎(uncountable)

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  1. Any of various ancient and traditional Irish football games.
  2. (Ireland) Modern Gaelic football.

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

caid f ‎(genitive singular caide, nominative plural caideanna)

  1. ashlar, stone
  2. (anatomy) testicle
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

caid f ‎(genitive singular caide, nominative plural caideanna)

  1. stuffed ball
    1. football, soccer ball
    2. rugby ball
  2. (uncountable) football, soccer (game); Gaelic football (game)
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
caid chaid gcaid
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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