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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *rīxs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs (ruler, king).

NounEdit

rìgh m (genitive rìgh, plural rìghrean)

  1. (nobility, chess) king
    Bha Coinneach mac Ailpein na chiad rìgh na h-Alba.
    Kenneth MacAlpin was the first king of Scotland.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Scottish Gaelic · fir-tàileisg (layout · text)
           
rìgh banrigh tùr easbaig ridire pàn

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