cill

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cill (plural cills)

  1. Alternative form of sill (underwater horizontal member which forms the base of a lock gate on a canal or river)

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cell, from Latin cella.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ciːlʲ/

Noun[edit]

cill f (genitive singular cille, nominative plural cealla)

  1. (historical) church
  2. churchyard
  3. (Christianity, biology, electricity) cell

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cill chill gcill
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 cell, from Latin cella.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cill f (genitive singular cille, plural cilltean)

  1. cell
  2. chapel
  3. churchyard
  4. burial ground

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
cill chill
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]