cupán

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish coppán, from Latin cuppa, -án.

Noun[edit]

cupán m (genitive singular cupáin, nominative plural cupáin)

  1. cup
  2. (golf) cup
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

cupán m (genitive singular cupáin, nominative plural cupáin)

  1. Alternative form of capán (saucer-like wooden dish, bailer)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cupán chupán gcupán
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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