Irish edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From macnas +‎ -ach.

Adjective edit

macnasach (genitive singular masculine macnasaigh, genitive singular feminine macnasaí, plural macnasacha, comparative macnasaí)

  1. wanton, lascivious
  2. frisky (sexually aroused)
  3. voluptuous (suggestive of or characterized by full, generous, pleasurable sensation)
  4. luxurious (very fine and comfortable)
  5. sportive, playful

Declension edit

Mutation edit

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

References edit

  1. ^ macnasach”, in Historical Irish Corpus, 1600–1926, Royal Irish Academy

Further reading edit