gairmeach

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gairm (call) +‎ -ach (adjectival suffix).

AdjectiveEdit

gairmeach (genitive singular masculine gairmigh, genitive singular feminine gairmí, plural gairmeacha, comparative gairmí)

  1. (grammar) vocative
  2. Synonym of gairmiúil (vocational; professional)

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

gairmeach m (genitive singular gairmigh, nominative plural gairmigh)

  1. (grammar) vocative case

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gairmeach ghairmeach ngairmeach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gairm (cry, call) +‎ -ach (adjectival suffix).

AdjectiveEdit

gairmeach (genitive singular masculine gairmich, comparative gairmiche)

  1. (grammar) vocative

NounEdit

gairmeach m (genitive singular gairmich)

  1. (grammar, dated) vocative case
    Synonym: tuiseal gairmeach
  2. (archaic) appellative
  3. (archaic) calling
  4. (archaic) invitation

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
gairmeach ghairmeach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • gairmeach” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.