Sasanach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish Saxanach; synchronically Sasana +‎ -ach; derived from the Irish word meaning "Saxon" (compare Welsh Saesneg.)

Noun[edit]

Sasanach m (genitive Sasanaigh, plural Sasanaigh)

  1. an Englishman

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

Sasanach f (genitive Sasanaí, plural Sasanacha)

  1. an Englishwoman

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Sasanach (genitive singular masculine Sasanaigh, genitive singular feminine Sasanaí, plural Sasanacha, comparative Sasanaí)

  1. English

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Sasanach Shasanach
after "an", tSasanach
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.