ka s (Egypt. Relig.)   ca m4 (pl catha)

ka'aba s (Relig.)   cába m4

Kabardino-Balkar s (Geog.)   An Chabairdín-Bhalcáir f2

Kabul s (Geog.)   Cabúl m4

Kaifeng s (Geog.)   Kaifeng

Kali s (Hist., Myth., Relig.)   Cailí f4

Kalmyk s (Geog.)   An Chailmíc f2

kalong s (Z.)   calang m4

Kamchatka Peninsula (Geog.)   Leithinis f2 Kamchatka

kami s (Relig.)   camaí m4

Kampuchea s (Hist., Geog.)   An Champúisia f4

kangaroo rat (Z.)   cangarú m4 francaigh

Kangzi s (Chin. emperor)   Kangzi

Kannada s (Ling.)   Cannadais f2

Kanton s (Geog.)   Cantún  m4

Kanzan s (Bot.) (variety of Chinese cherry)   Kanzan

kappa s (Gk. letter)   capa m4

karabiner s (Geog.)   creab m1

Kara-Kalpak s (Geog.)   An Chara-Chalpáic f2

Karakoram Mountains (Geog.)   Sléibhte mpl Karakoram

Kara Sea (Geog.)   Muir f3 Chara

karate s (Sp.)   karate

karate suit (Sp.)   culaith f2 karate

Kardex s (Lib.) (trade name)   Kardex

Karelia s (Geog.)   An Chairéil f2

Karnak s (Egypt. Myth.)   Carnac m4

karst s (Geol.)   carst m4, F. boireann f2

Katyn s (Geog.)   Katyn

Kauai s (Geog.)   Kauai

kayak s (Sp.)   cadhc m4 (pl -anna)

kayaking s (Sp.)   cadhcáil f3

Kazakhstan s (= Kazakstan) (Geog.)   An Chasacstáin f2

keel worm (Pomatocerus triqueter) (MarBiol.) cílphéist f2

keen a (Tel.)   géar a

keeper of manuscripts (Lib.)   coimeádaí m4 (na) lámhscribhinní

keeper of printed books (Lib.)   coimeádaí m4 (na) leabhar clóite

keeper-of-the-hounds s (Hist.)   conmhaor m1

keepless castle (Archaeol., Hist.)   caisleán m1 gan daingean

keep operation records (Tel.)   taifid mpl oibriúcháin a choimeád

keep out of water (Saf.)   ná fliuch v; coinnigh v glan ar an uisce

keep under review (Adm.)   coimeád v /coinnigh v faoi athbheithniú

keeshond s (Z.)   caesmhadra m4

kelp s (MarBiol.)   ceilp f2

Kelvin-Helmholtz contraction (Astr.)   crapadh m Kelvin-Hellmholz

Kenamun s (Egypt. Myth.)   Ceineaman m1

kendo s (Leis.)   ceandó m4

Kerameikos s (Geog.)   Ceiriméacas m1

kerbstone s (Archaeol.)   cloch f2 cholbha

Kerguelen Islands (Geog.)   Oileáin mpl Kerguelen

Kermadec Islands (Geog.)   Oileáin mpl Chearmaidic

Kerry Family Resource and Counselling Service (Psy.)   Seirbhís f2 Acmhainní Teaghlaigh agus Comhairleoireachta Chiarraí

Kerry man/woman (Geog.)   Ciarraíoch m1 (pl Ciarraígh)

Kerry X Highland Bullock (Agr., Z.)   bullán m1 de phór Chiarraí X Gharbhchríche

kettle hat (Weap.)   clogad m1 duilleoige

Kevin s (Hist., Relig.)   Caoimhín m4

key s (Comp., Wordpr.)   eochair f5

key a (Ed.)   eochair- pref

key assignments (Ed.) (in Applied Leaving Cert)   eochairchleachtaí mpl

keyboard s (Comp., Wordpr.)   méarchlár m1, eochairchlár m1

keyboarding s (Comp.)   méarchlárú m (gs –raithe)

keyboard musical instruments (Mus.)   uirlisí f2 ceoil méarchláir

key cutting (HomEc., Metal.)   gearradh m eochracha

key dates (Hist.)   eochairdhátaí mpl

key developments (Adm., Hist.)   eochairfhorbairtí fpl

key developments sought during 2000 (Adm., Pl.)   eochairfhorbairtí fpl á lorg le linn 2000

key feeling (Mus.)   gléasaireachtáil f3

keyhole limpet (Ich.) (Diodora apertura)   bairneach m1 iascáin

keyhole surgery (Med.)   máinliacht f3 mionchró

key idea (Ed.)   eochairsmaoineamh m1

key in v (Comp, Lib.)   eochraigh v isteach

key learning points (Adm., Ed.)   eochairphointí mpl foghlama

keynote address (Adm., Ed.)   spreagaitheasc m1

keynote speaker (Adm., Ed.)   spreagchainteoir m3

key person insurance (Ins.)   árachas m1 le haghaidh daoine riachtanacha

keypress s (Comp.)   eochairbhrú m4

key principles (Adm.)   eochairphrionsabail mpl

key priority (Adm.)   eochairthosaíocht f3

key result areas (Adm.)   eochairlimistéir mpl thorthaí

key result areas measurement (Adm.)   miosúr m1 na n-eochairlimistéar torthaí

keys spl (Comp., Mus.)   eochracha fpl

key-seat rule (Tls.)   rialóir m3 eochairchlaise

key service objectives (Adm.)   eochairchuspóirí mpl seirbhísí

keystroke s (Comp., Wordpr.)   méarbhuille m4, eochairbhuille m4

keyword s (Lib.)   eochairfhocal m1

Kha s (Egypt. Myth.)   m4

khaki s (Cloth., Col.)   caicí m4

khaki a (Cloth., Col.)   caicí a

khan s (Pol.)   cán m1

Khartoum s (Geog.)   Cartúm m4

Khefre s (Egypt. Myth.)   Ceafra m4

Khentika s (Egypt. Myth.)   Ceintice m4

Khons s (Egypt. Myth.)   Cons m4

Khufu s (= Cheops) (Egypt. Myth.)   Cúfú m4

Khunanpu s (Egypt. Myth.)   Cúnanpú m4

Kiang-Han s (Geog.)   Kiang-Han

kick(ed) pass (Sp.)   cicphas m4

kickstand s (Sp.: Cycl.)   cicsheastán m1

kick tail (Sp.: of skateboard)   sáil f2

kiddies' slips (Cloth.)   fo-ghúnaí mpl do leanaí

kidney failure (= renal failure) (Med.)   cliseadh m duánach

Kiev s (Geog.)   Cív f4

Kigali s (Geog.)   Kigali

Kilcooley Abbey (Hist.)   Mainistir f5 Chill Chúile

Kilfane s (Hist., Geog.)   Cill f2 Pháin

killdeer s (Charadrius vociferus) (Orn.)   feadóg f2 ghlórach

killed a (Biol.) (of virus)   marbh a

Kilner jar (Cu.)   próca m4 Kilner

kiln firing (Art.)   bácáil f3 áithe

kilogram calorific value (Ph.)   luach m3 calrach in aghaidh an chileagraim

kilohertz s (kHz) (Ph.)   ciliheirts m4

kilohm s (El.) (unit)   ciolóm m1

kilometre s (km) (Mapm.)   ciliméadar m1

kilometre mark with number (Mapm.)   marc m1 ciliméadar le huimhir

kilt s (Cloth.)   filleadh m1 beag

kimono sleeve (Cloth.)   muinchille f4 chimeonó

Kin s (Geog.) (in China)   Kin

kind s (Gen.)   cineál m1

Kinderschreck s (Soc.)   taibhse f4 an chnádáin

kinetic energy (Ph.)   fuinneamh m1 cinéiteach

King Charles spaniel (Z.)   spáinnéar m1 Shéarlais

kingdoms spl (Pol.) (of living world)   ríochtaí fpl

king eider (Somateria spectabilis) (Orn.)   éadar m1 taibhseach

King Hammurabi (Babylonian civ.)   m4 Hamúráibí

King Pan Geng (Chin. Myth.)   m4 Pan Geng

king ragworm (Nereis virens) (Z.)   raga m4 mór

kingsize quilt (HomEc.)   ollchuilt f2

Kin nomads (Chinese civ.)   fánaithe mpl Kin

Kinshasa s (Geog.)   Cinseasa m4

Kiribati s (Geog.)   Cireabaití f4

kirpan s (Weap.)   cíorpán m1

Kishinev s (= Chisinau) (Geog.)   Cisineiv f4

kitchen cabinet (Furn.)   cófra m4 cistine

kitchen cleaners (HomEc.)   glantóirí mpl cistine

kitchen shed (Arch., Hist.)   cocús m1

kitchen showroom (HomEc.)   seomra m4 taispeántais cistineacha

kitchen-sink drama (Th.)   dráma m4 cistine

kitchen tiles (Constr., Decor.)   tíleanna fpl cistine

kitchenware s (HomEc.)   earraí mpl cistine

kite s (Orn.)   cúr m1

kite s (Egyptian civ.) (measure of money)   cít f2 (pl -eanna)

Kite mark, the (Com.)   an comhartha m4 Eitleoige

Kitti's hog-nosed bat (Z.)   ialtóg f2 mhucshrónach Kitti

kiwi s (= Chinese gooseberry) (Bot.)   cíobhaí m4 (pl -íonna)

kiwi s (Orn.)   cíobhaí m4 (pl -onna)

Klin s (Geog.)   Klin

knee-capping s (Pol., Polic.)   lámhach m1 sa ghlúin

knee pad (Sp.)   cosaint f3 ghlúine

knicker-bocker glory (Cu.)   glóir f2 Uachtar Ard

knight service (Hist.)   seirbhís f2 ridireachta

Knights Hospitallers (Hist.)   Ridirí mpl de Spidéiléirí

knitted cover (Med.)   cumhdach m1 cniotáilte

knitted craft goods (Art.)   ceirdearraí mpl cniotáilte

knitted goods (Cloth.)   earraí mpl cniotáilte

knitwear (Cloth.)   éadaí mpl cniotáilte

knob s (Constr.) (of door)   murlán m1

knob s (El.) (of radio)   cnaipe m4

knobbed helmet shell (MarBiol.)   clogad m1 cnapánach

knobbed triton (Ch.)   tríotón m1 cnapánach

knockdown fittings (Constr.)   feistithe mpl so-scaoilte

knock-on effect (Gen.)   éifeacht f3 iarmhartach

Knossos s (Geog.)   Cnósas m4

knot s (Mapm.)   muirmhíle m4

knot s (Tel.)   snaidhm f2

knot s (Constr., Woodw.)   dual m1

know-how s (Gen.)   fios m3 gnó

know-how licensing agreements (Legis.)   comhaontuithe mpl ceadúnaithe faoi fhios gnó

knowingly adv (Gen.)   go feasach adv

knowledge s (Gen.)   fios m3, eolas m1

knowledge engineer (IT)   innealtóir m3 eolais

knowledge engineering (IT)   innealtóireacht f3 eolais

known criminal (Polic.)   coirpeach m1 aitheanta

knuckle joint (Anat.)   ailtín m4

ko s (halberd) (Chin. Myth.)   ko

Ko-ai s (Chin. Myth.)   Ko-ai

koala bear (Z.)   cóála m4

Kobe s (Geog.)   Kobe

kohl s (Geol.) (ground galena)   cól m1

Komi s (Geog.)   Coimí m4

Komodo dragon (= Komodo lizard) (Z.)   dragan m1 Chomódó

Kong Qiu (= Confucius) (Phil.)   Kong Qiu

Kongfusi s (= Confucius) (Phil.)   Kongfusi

Koran s (Lit., Relig.)   An Córán m1

Korean Peninsula (Geog.)   Leithinis f2 na Cóiré

Kosovan s (Geog.)   Cosavach m1

Kosovo s (Geog.)   An Chosaiv f2

koto s (Mus.)   cótó m4

Kowloon s (Geog.)   Kowloon

Krakow s (Geog.)   Kraków

Krishna s (Relig.)   Crisne m4

Kronos s (= Chronos) (Gk. Myth.)   Cronas m1

krypton-85 s (Ch.)   crioptón-85 (gs crioptón-85)

Ks spl (Com.) (eg. 40K = £40,000)   K-anna mpl

Kuan Yu (Chin. Myth.)   Kuan Yu

Kublai Khan (Mongol emperor)   Cúbla m4 Cán

kumbi s (Cloth.) (Inc. civ.)   kumbi

Kumlien's gull (Orn.) (Larus glaucoides kumlieni)   faoileán m1 Kumlien

Kuo Po (Chin. Myth.)   Kuo Po

Kuril Trench (Geog.)   Trinse m4 Chúiríl

Kushans spl (Geog., Chinese civ.)   Na Cuiseánaigh mpl

Kuznetsk Basin (Geog.)  ceantar m1 Kuznetsk

Kvasir s (Scandinavian Myth.)  Cuasair m4

Kyniska s (Geog.)   Cinisce f4

Kyoto s (Geog.)   Kiótó m4

Kyrgyz s (Geog.) (of person, tribe)   Cirgeasach m1

Kyrgyzstan s (Geog.)   An Chirgeastáin  f2