bróc

See also: broc and broć

Contents

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Old Norse brók(breeches) or Old English brōc(breech).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bróc f

  1. shoe, sandal
  2. greave
  3. (in the plural) greaves, leggings, hose, breeches

InflectionEdit

Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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