cluich

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cluichigidir.

Verb[edit]

cluich (present analytic cluicheann, future analytic cluichfidh, verbal noun cluicheadh, past participle cluichte)

  1. chase
  2. turn, round up
  3. harass
  4. shoal

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cluich chluich gcluich
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish cluiche.

Noun[edit]

cluich m (genitive cluiche, plural cluichean, cluicheachan, or cluicheannan)

  1. play, game, pastime, sport
  2. funeral games, funeral rites, solemnities
  3. battle
  4. (school) vacation
  5. flirting
  6. gaming
  7. (theater) performance
  8. Verbal noun of cluich.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish cluichigidir.

Verb[edit]

cluich (past chluich, future cluichidh, verbal noun cluich, past participle cluichte)

  1. play
    Chluich Seumas leis a' chlaidheamh. ― James played with the sword.