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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish croch, from Latin crūx (cross).

NounEdit

croch f (genitive singular croiche, nominative plural crocha)

  1. cross, gallows
  2. hook, hanger
  3. crane
  4. (figuratively) tall, stooped figure
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish crochaid, from the noun croch (cross).

VerbEdit

croch (present analytic crochann, future analytic crochfaidh, verbal noun crochadh, past participle crochta)

  1. hang
  2. raise up
  3. lift, carry
  4. (card games) throw down (one's hand)
  5. clear up, clear off

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
croch chroch gcroch
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin crūx.

NounEdit

croch f

  1. cross
  2. gallows

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

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish crochaid, from the noun croch (cross).

VerbEdit

croch (past chroch, future crochaidh, verbal noun crochadh, past participle crochte)

  1. hang, suspend
  2. depend

Usage notesEdit