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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish Érennach, equivalent to Éireann (Ireland) +‎ -ach.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Éireannach (genitive singular masculine Éireannaigh, genitive singular feminine Éireannaí, plural Éireannacha, comparative Éireannaí)

  1. Irish (nationality, ethnicity, language, culture, etc.)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

Éireannach m (genitive singular Éireannaigh, nominative plural Éireannaigh)

  1. An Irish person, male or female

Usage notesEdit

  • Used for either male or female persons, but declined as a first-declension masculine noun either way.

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Éireannach nÉireannach hÉireannach tÉireannach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Éireannach

  1. Dated form of Èireannach.

NounEdit

Éireannach m (genitive singular Éireannaich, plural Éireannaich)

  1. Dated form of Èireannach.