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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English garlek, from Old English gārlēac, modified to contain the suffix -eog.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gairleog f (genitive singular gairleoige)

  1. garlic
  2. (in phrases) lump, blow, bit

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

  • ionga (gairleoige) f (clove (of garlic))

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gairleog ghairleog ngairleog
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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