píopa

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish pípa, a borrowing from Vulgar Latin *pipa, from Latin pipō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

píopa m ‎(genitive singular píopa, nominative plural píopaí)

  1. pipe (hollow tube; tobacco pipe; large container; computing character)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • do phíopa a chaitheamh ‎(to smoke one's pipe)
  • do phíopa a dheargadh ‎(to light one's pipe)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
píopa phíopa bpíopa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "píopa" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • “píopa” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • pípa” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.