cruinne

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to cruinn (round).

Noun[edit]

cruinne f (genitive singular cruinne, nominative plural cruinní)

  1. world, universe
  2. globe, orb

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Adjective[edit]

cruinne

  1. genitive singular feminine of cruinn
  2. nominative and vocative and dative and strong genitive plural of cruinn
  3. comparative degree of cruinn

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cruinne chruinne gcruinne
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cruinn (round, spherical, globular).

Noun[edit]

cruinne m (genitive singular cruinne, plural cruinnean)

  1. sphere, globe, orb, circle, circumference, exactness, roundness

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