géc

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

géc f

  1. branch, bough
  2. (anatomy) limb

DescendantsEdit