géc

See also: gec and geç

Contents

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *kankā, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱak- ‎(branch). Cognate with Sanskrit शाखा ‎(śā́khā), Lithuanian šakà ‎(branch) and Gothic 𐌷𐍉𐌷𐌰 ‎(hōha, plough).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

géc f

  1. branch, bough
  2. limb

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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