crios

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish criss.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /cɾʲɪsˠ/, /cɾʲʊsˠ/

Noun[edit]

crios m (genitive singular creasa or criosa or cris, nominative plural criosanna or creasa or creasanna)

  1. (clothing) belt, girdle, cincture
  2. belt (of a machine)
    Synonyms: beilt
  3. (geography) belt, area, region, zone
    Synonyms: réigiún

Declension[edit]

Standard form (third declension, strong plural):

Alternative form (third declension, weak plural):

Alternative form (third declension, strong plural):

Alternative form (first declension):

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
crios chrios gcrios
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • cris” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “crios” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 195.
  • "crios" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

crios m (genitive singular criosa, plural criosan)

  1. belt, band

Derived terms[edit]