caoch

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cáech, from Proto-Celtic *kaikos, from Proto-Indo-European *káykos (one-eyed). Cognate with Welsh coeg (empty, vain, one-eyed, blind), Latin caecus (blind).

Adjective[edit]

caoch

  1. blind, purblind

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

caoch m (genitive caoich, nominative plural caocha)

  1. blind person, purblind person

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

caoch (present analytic caochann, future analytic caochfaidh, verbal noun caochadh, past participle caochta)

  1. to blind
  2. to daze, dazzle

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
caoch chaoch gcaoch
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.