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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.
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