briathrach

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish bríathrach (having many words; wordy, verbose), from bríathar; synchronically, briathar +‎ -ach.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

briathrach (genitive singular masculine briathraich)

  1. talkative, loquacious
  2. wordy, verbose
    Synonym: faclach

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
briathrach bhriathrach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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