acrach

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish occorach

Adjective[edit]

acrach

  1. hungry
Usage notes[edit]
  • Usually used attributively. The usual predicative form is created using acras:
    daoine acrach - hungry people
    tha an t-acras orra - they are hungry (literally "[there] is the hunger on them")

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

acrach

  1. genitive singular of acair