caidreamh

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish caidrem, from Old Irish coitreb ‎(fellowship, company, association).

Noun[edit]

caidreamh m ‎(genitive singular caidrimh or caideartha)

  1. verbal noun of caidrigh
  2. intimacy, intercourse, relationship
  3. dialogue
  4. interaction, relation, relations

Declension[edit]

(regular noun):

(verbal noun):

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
caidreamh chaidreamh gcaidreamh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "caidreamh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • caidrem” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • coitreb” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

caidreamh m ‎(genitive singular caidreimh, no plural)

  1. Alternative form of caidreabh