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clocach

See also: clócach

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

cloc (bell) +‎ -ach

AdjectiveEdit

clocach

  1. "of the bells", related to bells, containing a bell

Usage notesEdit

Epithet of Conall mac Aeda meic Ainmirech (†c.605), explained as being due to his excommunication by Colm Cille (†597)

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
clocach chlocach clocach
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1]