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Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

sciorrach m (genitive singular sciorraigh, nominative plural sciorraigh)

  1. fleeting glance
  2. fleeting visit
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From sciorr (slip, slide, slither, skid, verb) +‎ -ach (adjectival suffix).

AdjectiveEdit

sciorrach (genitive singular masculine sciorraigh, genitive singular feminine sciorraí, plural sciorracha, comparative sciorraí)

  1. slippery
    Synonyms: sleamhain, sliopach
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • sciorrachán (slippery person; panderer, pimp; squabble)
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