dubhach

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish dubach; synchronically analyzable as dubha +‎ -ach.

AdjectiveEdit

dubhach (genitive singular masculine dubhaigh, genitive singular feminine dubhaí, plural dubhacha, comparative dubhaí)

  1. sad, mournful, gloomy, melancholy
DeclensionEdit
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish dubach; synchronically analyzable as dubh +‎ -ach.

NounEdit

dubhach m (genitive singular dubhaigh, nominative plural dubhaigh)

  1. Superseded spelling of dúch.
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dubhach dhubhach ndubhach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • “duḃaċ” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 2nd ed., 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish dubach.

AdjectiveEdit

dubhach

  1. sad, gloomy, moody

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

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MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
dubhach dhubhach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.