coinneal

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coinneal

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish caindel, from Latin candēla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

coinneal f ‎(genitive singular coinnle, nominative plural coinnle)

  1. candle (a light source)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
coinneal choinneal gcoinneal
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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