dubhach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

dubha +‎ -ach from Old Irish dubach, from dubae (grief,gloom).

Adjective[edit]

dubhach

  1. sad, mournful, gloomy, melancholy
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

dubh +‎ -ach, from Old Irish dubach, from dub (black).

Noun[edit]

dubhach m (genitive dubhaigh, nominative plural dubhaigh)

  1. Obsolete spelling of dúch.
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • "duḃaċ" in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish dubach, from dub (black) (compare dubh).

Adjective[edit]

dubhach

  1. sad, gloomy, moody

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]