See also: pog, POG, and pòg

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish póc, from Latin (dāre) pācem(to give peace) (originally a kiss as a sign of peace during a mass), via Brythonic.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

póg f (genitive singular póige, nominative plural póga)

  1. kiss

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

póg (present analytic pógann, future analytic pógfaidh, verbal noun pógadh, past participle pógtha)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) kiss

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
póg phóg bpóg
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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