cruaidh

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See also: cruadh-

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

cruaidh f ‎(genitive singular cruadhach)

  1. Obsolete spelling of cruach ‎(steel)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

cruaidh f

  1. Obsolete spelling of crua ‎(hard)

Adjective[edit]

cruaidh ‎(genitive singular feminine cruaidhe, plural cruaidhe, comparative cruaidhe)

  1. Obsolete spelling of crua ‎(hard)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cruaidh chruaidh gcruaidh
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 crúaid ‎(hard, hardy, harsh; stern, strict).

Adjective[edit]

cruaidh

  1. hard
  2. callous
  3. harsh

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

cruaidh f ‎(genitive singular cruadhach or cruaidhe, plural cruadhaichean)

  1. anchor
  2. steel

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