Irish edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Old Irish dubach. By surface analysis, dubha +‎ -ach.

Adjective edit

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

  1. sad, mournful, gloomy, melancholy
Declension edit
Antonyms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Old Irish dubach. By surface analysis, dubh +‎ -ach.

Noun edit

dubhach m (genitive singular dubhaigh, nominative plural dubhaigh)

  1. Superseded spelling of dúch.
Declension edit

Mutation edit

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.

References edit

  1. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906) A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, page 75

Further reading edit

Scottish Gaelic edit

Etymology edit

From Old Irish dubach. By surface analysis, dubh (black) +‎ -ach.

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

dubhach

  1. sad, gloomy, moody

Synonyms edit

Derived terms edit

Related terms edit

Mutation edit

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.