See also: POC, PoC, poç, and póc

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin paucus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂w- ‎(few, small).

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

poc m ‎(feminine poca, masculine plural pocs, feminine plural poques)

  1. little, not much
  2. few, not many
  3. a few, not a lot of

SynonymsEdit

AdverbEdit

poc

  1. little, not much
  2. rarely, not often

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish boc, pocc, poc, from Old English bucca.

NounEdit

poc m ‎(genitive singular poic, nominative plural poic)

  1. buck (male deer, goat, etc.)
  2. butt (as from goat)
  3. (hurling) puck, stroke of stick, stroke of play
  4. puck (of cattle)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
poc phoc bpoc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • "poc" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 2 boc” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • poc(c)” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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