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. to chase
  2. to turn, round up
  3. to harass
  4. to 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
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish cluichigidir.

Verb[edit]

cluich (present participle form cluich)

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