cipín

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cipín m (genitive singular cipín, nominative plural cipíní)

  1. little stick, twig
    1. (music) stick with which a bodhrán is played
    2. matchstick (stem of match)
      Synonyms: cipín solais, lasán
    3. matchstick (stick of food)
    4. breadstick
      Synonym: cipín aráin
  2. (veterinary medicine, in the plural) clams used in castration

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cipín chipín gcipín
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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