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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish maccoím, from Old Irish macc coím; equivalent to mac (son) +‎ caomh (gentle).

NounEdit

macaomh m (genitive singular macaoimh, nominative plural macaoimh)

  1. young person, youth; boy, lad
  2. (Scouting) Cub

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • macaomhacht f (youth, youthfulness; youthful beauty)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
macaomh mhacaomh not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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