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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish fásach (uninhabited place, waste, wilderness), from fás (empty, void, vacant, deserted, uninhabited).

NounEdit

fásach m (genitive singular fásaigh, nominative plural fásaigh)

  1. waste, desert
  2. uncultivated, uninhabited region
  3. empty, deserted place
DeclensionEdit
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish fásach (abundance, fertility), from fás (growing, growth).

AdjectiveEdit

fásach (genitive singular masculine fásaigh, genitive singular feminine fásaí, plural fásacha, comparative fásaí)

  1. Alternative form of fás (waste, vacant, empty, void; wild, luxuriant)
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

fásach m (genitive singular fásaigh, nominative plural fásaigh)

  1. luxuriant growth

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fásach fhásach bhfásach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

fásach n

  1. (law) precedent (a decision which has passed into a maxim)
  2. proverbial saying
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Etymology 2Edit

fás (empty, deserted, uninhabited) +‎ -ach

NounEdit

fásach n

  1. uninhabited place, waste, wilderness
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
fásach ḟásach fásach
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit