IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish deog.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deoch f (genitive singular , nominative plural deochanna or deocha)

  1. drink; draught, potion
    Proverb:
    Is túisce deoch ná scéal.One should offer a drink before asking for news.
  2. quantity of liquid; infusion, wash

DeclensionEdit

With strong plural:

With weak plural:

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

deoch (present analytic deochann, future analytic deochfaidh, verbal noun deochadh, past participle deochta)

  1. (transitive) immerse, cover with liquid

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
deoch dheoch ndeoch
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish deog.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [d̊ʲɔx], /tʲɔx/

NounEdit

deoch f (genitive singular dìghe or dìbhe, plural deochannan)

  1. drink

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • deoch” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “deog, deoch”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language