clóigh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish cloïd (to turn).

Verb[edit]

clóigh (present analytic clónn, future analytic clófaidh, verbal noun cló, past participle clóite)

  1. (transitive) tame, domesticate
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Etymology 2[edit]

From cló (form; shape, appearance; impression, mould; print, type) +‎ -igh (verbal suffix).

Verb[edit]

clóigh (present analytic clónn, future analytic clófaidh, verbal noun cló, past participle clóite)

  1. (transitive) print
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
clóigh chlóigh gclóigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "clóigh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • cloïd” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.