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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish cuirrech, currach m ‎(marsh, fen).

NounEdit

corrach m ‎(genitive singular corraigh, nominative plural corraigh)

  1. (geography) wet bog, marsh
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish corrach.

AdjectiveEdit

corrach ‎(genitive singular masculine corraigh, genitive singular feminine corraí, plural corracha, comparative corraí)

  1. uneven, unsteady; uneasy, unsettled
  2. projecting; angular, pointed
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
corrach chorrach gcorrach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From corr +‎ -ach.

AdjectiveEdit

corrach

  1. (of places, mountains, roads, etc.) rough, uneven
  2. (of water, particurlarly the sea) moving, rough, restless

NounEdit

corrach f

  1. projecting part, end, corner, peak

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • corrach” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From cor +‎ -ach.

NounEdit

corrach m (plural corachod or corachiaid)

  1. dwarf, pygmy

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
corrach gorrach nghorrach chorrach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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