buinneach

IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish buinnech ‎(diarrhoea), from buinne.

NounEdit

buinneach f ‎(genitive singular buinní)

  1. (medicine) scour, diarrhea
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish buinnech ‎(gushing, flowing); synchronically, buinne ‎(torrent, spout) +‎ -ach.

AdjectiveEdit

buinneach ‎(genitive singular masculine buinnigh, genitive singular feminine buinní, plural buinneacha)

  1. shooting, surging
  2. (medicine, of sore, etc.) discharging
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
buinneach bhuinneach mbuinneach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • "buinneach" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 buinnech” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 2 buinnech” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish buinnech ‎(diarrhoea), from buinne.

NounEdit

a' bhuinneach f ‎(genitive singular buinnich)

  1. (medicine) diarrhea

ReferencesEdit

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