bacach

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish baccach (lame; lame person), from bacc (angle, bend; hindrance, act of hindering).

Adjective[edit]

bacach

  1. crippled, lame, limping
  2. rugged

Declension[edit]

First declension; forms of the positive degree:

Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative bacach bhacach bacach
Vocative bhacaich bhacaich bacach
Genitive bhacaich bhacaich/bacaich bacach
Dative bhacach bhacaich bacach

Comparative/superlative: bacaiche

Noun[edit]

bacach m (genitive and plural bacaich)

  1. A crippled person