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Scottish GaelicEdit


From Old Irish étach (compare modern Irish éadach).



aodach m (genitive singular aodaich, plural aodaichean)

  1. clothes, dress
    cuir ort d' aodachput on your clothes
  2. cloth, material
    aodach sa bheairtcloth in the loom
  3. (nautical) sails (collectively)

Derived termsEdit


Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
aodach n-aodach h-aodach t-aodach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.


  • aodach” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)