cuir

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin corium.

Noun[edit]

cuir m ‎(plural cuirs)

  1. leather

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin corium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuir m ‎(plural cuirs)

  1. leather

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish cuirid, from older fo·ceird, do·cuirethar.

Verb[edit]

cuir ‎(present analytic cuireann, future analytic cuirfidh, verbal noun cur, past participle curtha)

  1. put
  2. send
  3. sow
  4. bury (inter a corpse in a grave or tomb)
  5. rain
  6. (with faoi) to subject (to)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuir m

  1. genitive singular of cur

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cuir chuir gcuir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin corium.

Noun[edit]

cuir m ‎(oblique plural cuirs, nominative singular cuirs, nominative plural cuir)

  1. leather

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kuɾʲ], /kʰuɾʲ/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish cuirid, from older fo·ceird, do·cuirethar.

Verb[edit]

cuir ‎(past chuir, future cuiridh, verbal noun cur, past participle cuirte)

  1. put
    An cuir thu am bainne anns a' chupa? ― Will you put the milk in the cup?
    Thiginn a steach a rithist ged a chuirteadh a mach mi. ― I would come in again though I were put out.
  2. send
    Chuir e litir thuca. ― He sent them a letter.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuir m

  1. genitive singular of car