ciste

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See also: císte, čiste, -ciste, and цисте

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish ciste, perhaps via Old English ċist, ċest, but at any rate from Latin cista.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ciste m (genitive singular ciste, nominative plural cistí)

  1. chest, coffer
  2. treasure, fund
  3. (burial) cist

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ciste chiste gciste
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ciste f (plural cisti)

  1. cyst

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

ciste m (plural cistes)

  1. (rare) Obsolete spelling of cisto

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

ciste f (plural cisteachan)

  1. chest, box
  2. coffin

Derived terms[edit]