péine

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See also: peine, peiné, and -péine

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pīnus.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

péine m ‎(genitive singular péine)

  1. pine (tree of the genus Pinus; pinewood)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (tree): crann péine (used when the word needs to be countable)

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of pian.

Noun[edit]

péine f

  1. genitive singular of pian

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
péine phéine bpéine
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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