guaireach

IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From guaire (bristle) +‎ -ach.

AdjectiveEdit

guaireach (genitive singular masculine guairigh, genitive singular feminine guairí, plural guaireacha, comparative guairí)

  1. bristly, setaceous
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • guaireachán m (bristly creature or thing; person with stubbly beard)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish gúairech (bristles).

NounEdit

guaireach f (genitive singular guairí)

  1. rough hair, bristles
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
guaireach ghuaireach nguaireach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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