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

  • órchlogach (of the golden bells)

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]
Last modified on 7 October 2013, at 23:09