páirc

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Anglo-Norman parc ‎(livestock pen), from Medieval Latin parcus, parricus, from Frankish *parrik ‎(enclosure, pen), from Proto-Germanic *parrukaz ‎(enclosure, fence), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)par- ‎(beam, log).

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NounEdit

páirc f ‎(genitive singular páirce, nominative plural páirceanna)

  1. field, park

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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
páirc pháirc bpáirc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • "páirc" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • páirc” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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