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See also: much, múch, and müch

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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish múchaid (covers over, suffocates, quenches, extinguishes), from múch (smoke, stifling vapour).

VerbEdit

mùch (past mhùch, future mùchaidh, verbal noun mùchadh, past participle mùchte)

  1. extinguish (fire)
  2. choke, strangle, suffocate, smother
  3. quell, put down, suppress

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MutationEdit

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