coitcheann

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Irish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

coitcheann (genitive singular masculine coitchinn, genitive singular feminine coitchinne, plural coitcheanna, comparative coitchinne)

  1. Obsolete spelling of coiteann (common, general)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

coitcheann m (genitive singular coitchinn)

  1. Obsolete spelling of coiteann (commonalty; community; common)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
coitcheann choitcheann gcoitcheann
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish coitchenn (whence also Manx cadjin and Irish coiteann), from Old Irish coitchen, from Proto-Celtic *kom-teges-nos[1][2].

Adjective[edit]

coitcheann

  1. common, shared, public
  2. general

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
coitcheann choitcheann
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Joseph Vendryes, Lexique Étymologique de l'Irlandais Ancien
  2. ^ T. F. O’Rahilly, Ériu 13:158