iasg

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish íasc, from Proto-Celtic *ɸēskos, from Proto-Indo-European *peisk-; compare fish, Latin piscis. The Brythonic words (Welsh pysgodyn, Breton pesk) are loanwords from Latin.

Noun[edit]

iasg m (genitive èisg, plural èisg or iasgan)

  1. fish
    iasg air chladh ― fish at spawning

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