cró

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See also: cro and CRO

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cró m (genitive singular cró, nominative plural cróite)

  1. eye, socket
  2. bore
  3. (photography) aperture
  4. ring
  5. enclosure; fold, pen
  6. (small) outbuilding
  7. mean dwelling, hovel
  8. hollow; (topography) hollow, hole
Declension[edit]
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Further reading[edit]

  • "cró" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • “cró” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 196.
  • cró” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “cró” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “cró” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish crú (blood), from Proto-Celtic *krowos, from Proto-Indo-European *kréwh₂s.

Noun[edit]

cró m (genitive singular cró)

  1. blood, gore
Declension[edit]
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cró chró gcró
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "cró" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • “cró” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 197.
  • cró” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “cró” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “cró” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.