coirneach

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From corann +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

coirneach (genitive singular masculine coirnigh, genitive singular feminine coirní, plural coirneacha, not comparable)

  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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