See also: beannachd

Irish

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Etymology

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From Middle Irish bennacht (benediction, blessing), borrowed from Latin benedictiō.

Pronunciation

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Noun

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beannacht f (genitive singular beannachta, nominative plural beannachtaí)

  1. blessing
    Antonym: mallacht
  2. (ecclesiastical) benediction
    Antonym: mallacht

Declension

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  • Alternative genitive plural: beannacht

Derived terms

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Mutation

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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
beannacht bheannacht mbeannacht
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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