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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish fliuch, from Proto-Celtic *wlikʷos (compare Welsh gwlyb, Cornish glyb), from Proto-Indo-European *wleykʷ- (compare Latin liquō (melt), Tocharian A lyīktsi (to wash)).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fliuch (genitive singular masculine fliuch, genitive singular feminine fliche, plural fliucha, comparative fliche)

  1. wet

DeclensionEdit

  • Alternative vocative/genitive singular masculine and archaic dative singular feminine form: flich

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

fliuch (present analytic fliuchann, future analytic fliuchfaidh, verbal noun fliuchadh, past participle fliuchta)

  1. (intransitive) get or become wet
  2. (transitive) make wet

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fliuch fhliuch bhfliuch
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *wlikʷos (compare Welsh gwlyb, Cornish glyb), from Proto-Indo-European *wleykʷ- (compare Latin liquō (to melt), Tocharian A lyīktsi (to wash)).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fliuch

  1. wet

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

fliuch ?

  1. damp, wet weather

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
fliuch ḟliuch fliuch
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
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 fliuch, from Proto-Celtic *wlikʷos (compare Welsh gwlyb, Cornish glyb), from Proto-Indo-European *wleykʷ- (compare Latin liquō (to melt), Tocharian A lyīktsi (to wash)).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fliuch (comparative fliuiche or fliche)

  1. wet, rainy, moist, damp, oozy
    fliucha rainy day
    fuar, fliuch gun deò léirsinncold, wet and stone blind
    bàta fliucha boat given to taking waves on board

VerbEdit

fliuch (past fhliuch, future fliuchaidh, verbal noun fliuchadh, past participle fliuchte)

  1. wet, moisten
  2. water
  3. make drunk

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