coirneach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

corann +‎ -ach, from Old Irish cairnech.

Adjective[edit]

coirneach (genitive singular masculine coirnigh, genitive singular feminine coirní, plural coirneacha, comparative coirní)

  1. tonsured

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

coirneach m (genitive singular coirnigh, nominative plural coirnigh)

  1. tonsured person, monk, friar
  2. osprey

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
coirneach choirneach gcoirneach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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