cloicenn

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cloch (stone) +‎ cenn (head)

Noun[edit]

cloicenn n

  1. skull

Inflection[edit]

Neuter o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rudolf Thurneysen, A Grammar of Old Irish (Dublin, 1946), §137, p. 87
  • cloicenn” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.