ceangal

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cengal ‎(bond, tie, binding, fetter, fastening), from Latin cingulum ‎(girdle, belt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈcaŋəlˠ/, /ˈcaŋɡəlˠ/

Noun[edit]

ceangal m ‎(genitive singular ceangail, nominative plural ceangail)

  1. verbal noun of ceangail
  2. connection, link, bond
  3. (music) slur

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ceangal cheangal gceangal
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cengal ‎(bond, tie, binding, fetter, fastening), from Latin cingulum ‎(girdle, belt).

Noun[edit]

ceangal m

  1. verbal noun of ceangail
  2. connection, link, bond
  3. (music) slur

Derived terms[edit]