cinneadh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cinned.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Noun:
    • (Ring, West Muskerry) IPA(key): /ˈcɪɲə/
    • (West Kerry, Galway) IPA(key): /ˈcɪn̠ʲə/
    • (Mayo) IPA(key): /ˈcɪn̠ʲuː/
    • (Ulster) IPA(key): /ˈcɪn̠ʲu/
  • Autonomous past indicative:
    • (Ring, West Muskerry) IPA(key): /ˈcɪɲəɡ/
    • (West Kerry) IPA(key): /ˈcɪn̠ʲəɡ/
    • (Galway) IPA(key): /ˈcɪn̠ʲəvˠ/
    • (Mayo) IPA(key): /ˈcɪn̠ʲuː/
    • (Ulster) IPA(key): /ˈcɪn̠ʲu/
  • Analytic past subjunctive, third-person singular imperative:

Noun[edit]

cinneadh m (genitive as substantive cinnidh, genitive as verbal noun cinnte, plural cinntí)

  1. Verbal noun of cinn.
  2. determination, decision, ascertainment
  3. (sports) decision
  4. finding, conclusion

Declension[edit]

As substantive

As verbal noun

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

cinneadh

  1. autonomous past indicative of cinn
  2. analytic past subjunctive of cinn
  3. third-person singular imperative of cinn

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cinneadh chinneadh gcinneadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ciniud (offspring, children, descendants).

Noun[edit]

cinneadh m (genitive cinnidh, plural cinnidhean)

  1. clan, kin, kindred, surname, tribe, nation

Derived terms[edit]