corp

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See also: corp. and Corp.

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

corp (plural corps)

  1. Alternative form of corp.

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

corp m (plural corps)

  1. (obsolete) another name for the fish ombre

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish corp, borrowed from Latin corpus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

corp m (genitive singular coirp, nominative plural coirp)

  1. body
  2. (sciences, mathematics) body, object

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
corp chorp gcorp
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish corp, borrowed from Latin corpus.

Noun[edit]

corp m (genitive singular kirpey, plural kirp)

  1. (human) body
  2. corpse
  3. (of tree) trunk
  4. physique
  5. (nautical) hull

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
corp chorp gorp
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin corpus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

corp m (genitive coirp or cuirp, nominative plural coirp or cuirp)

  1. (human) body
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 13d7
      Béoigidir in spirut in corp in fecht so.
      The spirit brings the body to life now.
  2. corpse
  3. (Christianity) Eucharist, Communion
  4. bulk, mass, main part
  5. body (of text)

For more quotations using this term, see Citations:corp.

Inflection[edit]

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative corp corpL coirpL, cuirpL
Vocative coirp, cuirpL corpL curpuH
Accusative corpN corpL curpuH
Genitive coirpL, cuirpL corp corpN
Dative curpL corpaib corpaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: corp
  • Manx: corp
  • Scottish Gaelic: corp

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
corp chorp corp
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to the Romanian etymological dictionary, borrowed from Latin corpus (through borrowing German or Russian intermediate Korpus in the 18th century and French corps later in the 19th century). The Megleno-Romanian equivalent, also corp, seems to be directly inherited from Latin, however.[1]

Noun[edit]

corp n (plural corpuri)

  1. body

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

corp in DEX online - Dicționare ale limbii române (Dictionaries of the Romanian language)


Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin corpus.

Noun[edit]

corp m (plural corps)

  1. (anatomy) body

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish corp, borrowed from Latin corpus.

Noun[edit]

corp m (genitive singular cuirp, plural cuirp)

  1. body (human, animal)
  2. corpse

Derived terms[edit]