cillín

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cill (cell; church) +‎ -ín (diminutive ending).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cillín m (genitive singular cillín, nominative plural cillíní)

  1. cell
  2. hoard, nest egg
  3. An unconsecrated burial ground for unbaptised children
  4. A small church

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cillín chillín gcillín
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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