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folc

FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fulgur.

NounEdit

folc m

  1. thunderbolt

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish folc (heavy rain, wet weather).

NounEdit

folc f (genitive foilce, plural folca)

  1. downpour, flood
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish folcaid (washes).

VerbEdit

folc (present analytic folcann, future analytic folcfaidh, verbal noun folcadh, past participle folctha)

  1. to bathe
  2. to wash
  3. to immerse, submerge, drench
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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
folc fholc bhfolc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *fulką (people). Cognate with Old Frisian folk, Old Saxon folk, Old Dutch folk (Dutch volk), Old High German folk (German Volk), Old Norse folk, fólk. Possibly ultimately from a Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁-go-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

folc n

  1. people, nation, race
  2. army
  3. (in the plural) people in general

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Old SaxonEdit

NounEdit

folc n

  1. Alternative spelling of folk