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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish moch (early).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

moch (genitive singular masculine moch, genitive singular feminine moiche, plural mocha, comparative moiche)

  1. early
    Synonym: luath

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *moḱs, whence also Sanskrit मक्षू (makṣū, fast; early), Avestan 𐬨𐬊𐬱𐬎(mošu, soon, quickly), Latin mox (soon)

AdjectiveEdit

moch

  1. early

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: moch
  • Manx: mogh
  • Scottish Gaelic: moch

AdverbEdit

moch

  1. early, betimes

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
moch
also mmoch after a proclitic
moch
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
moch
also mmoch after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From truncation of Moskal +‎ -ch.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

moch m pers

  1. (slang) a Russian person

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Stankiewicz, Edward (1986) The Slavic Languages: Unity in Diversity[1], page 263

Further readingEdit

  • moch in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish moch (early; betimes).

AdjectiveEdit

moch

  1. early

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

moch

  1. early, betimes, soon

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *mox, from Proto-Celtic *mokkus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

moch m pl (singulative mochyn)

  1. pigs, swine, hogs
    1. (figuratively) greedy, dirty, lazy, drunk, or immoral persons
  2. (mining) small pumps used underground in coal mines to remove water
  3. crushers (in quarrying)
  4. ridging-ploughs
  5. segments (of orange, etc.)

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
moch foch unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “moch”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies