cnàmh

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See also: cnámh

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cnáim, from Proto-Celtic *knāmi-, from Proto-Indo-European *konemo- (bone).

Noun[edit]

cnàmh m (genitive cnàimh, plural cnàmhan)

  1. Alternative form of cnàimh

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Verb[edit]

cnàmh (past chnàmh, future cnàmhaidh, verbal noun cnàmh or cnàmhadh, past participle cnàmhte)

  1. chew, gnaw, masticate
  2. corrode (metal)
  3. digest

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