deilgneach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish delgnach (thorny, prickly, spiky, bristly); deilgne (thorns, prickles) +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

deilgneach

  1. prickly, thorny
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish deilgnech (non-contagious disease of horses).

Noun[edit]

deilgneach f (genitive deilgní)

  1. (pathology) chicken pox
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
deilgneach dheilgneach ndeilgneach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish delgnach (thorny, prickly, spiky, bristly).

Adjective[edit]

deilgneach

  1. prickly, thorny

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