búachaill

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *bou-kʷoljo- (herdsman), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷōu-kʷol-, from *gʷōus (“cow”) + *kʷel (“to revolve, move around, sojourn”).

Noun[edit]

búachaill m

  1. cowherd
  2. herdsman

Descendants[edit]