craobhach

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish cráebach (branches, branch-wood), from cráeb (branch) (compare modern craobh).

NounEdit

craobhach m (genitive singular craobhaigh)

  1. (collective) branches
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish cráebach (having branches, branchy; of hair: branching, in locks, tressed; woody; winding; arabesqued), from cráeb (branch); equivalent to craobh (branch) +‎ -ach.

AdjectiveEdit

craobhach (genitive singular masculine craobhaigh, genitive singular feminine craobhaí, plural craobhacha, not comparable)

  1. branched, branching
  2. (of design) ramose; arabesque
  3. flowing, spreading
  4. (biology) dendritic
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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
craobhach chraobhach gcraobhach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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