cruim

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Irish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cruim

  1. Dated spelling of croim.

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cruim chruim gcruim
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *kʷrimis, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷŕ̥mis (worm). Cognate with Old Church Slavonic чрьвь (črĭvĭ), Sanskrit कृमि (kṛ́mi, worm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cruim f

  1. worm
  2. maggot

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
cruim chruim cruim
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.