capras

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Compare Ancient Greek κάππαρις (kápparis), Latin capparis.

Noun[edit]

capras m (genitive singular caprais, nominative plural caprais)

  1. (botany) caper (food item)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
capras chapras gcapras
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  • "capras" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • caper” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

caprās f

  1. accusative plural of capra