gealtach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish geltach; synchronically gealt +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

gealtach

  1. zany, lunatic

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gealtach ghealtach ngealtach
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 geltach.

Adjective[edit]

gealtach

  1. cowardly, chicken-hearted, timid, dastardly

Declension[edit]

First declension; forms of the positive degree:

Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative gealtach ghealtach gealtach
Vocative ghealtaich ghealtaich gealtach
Genitive ghealtaich gealtaich gealtach
Dative ghealtach ghealtaich gealtach

Comparative/superlative: gealtaiche

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