cruth

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cruth ‎(plural cruths)

  1. Alternative form of crwth

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cruth ‎(form, shape, appearance; beauty of form, shapeliness).

Noun[edit]

cruth m ‎(genitive singular crutha, nominative plural cruthanna)

  1. shape, appearance
  2. state, condition

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cruth chruth gcruth
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "cruth" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 cruth” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cruth ‎(form, shape, appearance; beauty of form, shapeliness).

Noun[edit]

cruth m ‎(genitive singular crutha, plural cruthan or cruthannan)

  1. shape, form

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