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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish dóchus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dóchas m (genitive singular dóchais)

  1. hope, trust, reliance (with as plus the person or thing hoped or trusted in or relied on)
    dóchas agam asat chun é a dhéanamh.
    I trust in you to do it; I rely on you to do it.

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dóchas dhóchas ndóchas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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