crann

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish crann.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

crann m ‎(genitive singular crainn, nominative plural crainn)

  1. tree
  2. pole, stake
  3. beam
  4. trunk, handle
  5. (construction) wood, timber, lumber
  6. crane (device)

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
crann chrann gcrann
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "crann" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • crann” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish crann.

Noun[edit]

crann m ‎(genitive singular crainn or croinn, plural crainn or croinn)

  1. tree
  2. (nautical) mast
  3. bar (of wood, metal, etc.)
  4. plough
  5. bolt (fastener)
  6. crane (device)
  7. saltire

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References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • crann” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.