See also: íasc

Irish edit

Etymology edit

From Old Irish íasc, from Proto-Celtic *ɸēskos, from Proto-Indo-European *peysk-; compare fish, Latin piscis. The Brythonic words (Welsh pysgodyn, Breton pesk) are loanwords from Latin.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

iasc m (genitive singular éisc, nominative plural éisc)

  1. fish

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Verb edit

iasc (present analytic iascann, future analytic iascfaidh, verbal noun iascach, past participle iasctha)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) fish

Conjugation edit

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
iasc n-iasc hiasc t-iasc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading edit