crann

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish crann, from Proto-Celtic *kʷresnom

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. (nautical) mast
  7. crane (device)

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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]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish crann, from Proto-Celtic *kʷresnom.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • crann” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “crann”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language