FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fulgur.

NounEdit

folc m

  1. thunderbolt

SynonymsEdit


IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

folc f (genitive singular foilce, nominative plural folca)

  1. downpour, flood
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • folcmhar (pouring, torrential, adjective)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish folcaid (washes). Cognate with Welsh golchi, Cornish golhi, Breton gwalc'hiñ.

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
ConjugationEdit
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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 DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *fulką.

NounEdit

folc n

  1. people, folk

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: volc
    • Dutch: volk
      • Afrikaans: volk
      • Sranan Tongo: folku
    • Limburgish: vouk

Further readingEdit

  • folk”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *fulką (people). Related to Old Frisian folk (West Frisian folk), Old Saxon folk (Low German Volk), Old Dutch folk (Dutch volk), Old High German folk (German Volk), Old Norse fólk (Swedish folk).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

folc n

  1. a people, nation, tribe
    folccyningnational king
    folctalugenealogy
  2. crowd
  3. (in the singular or plural) people (multiple individuals)
  4. military, army; troop
    folctrumaarmy, host
    folcwigawarrior
  5. (in compounds) popular
    folccwidepopular saying
    folcmǣrecelebrated
  6. (in compounds) public, common, general
    folccūþnoted, public, public domain, commonly known
    folcġerēfapublic officer
    folcrihtcommon law
  7. (in compounds) country, rural
    folcstōwcountry place

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Old SaxonEdit

NounEdit

folc n

  1. Alternative spelling of folk