luch

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish luch, from Proto-Celtic *lukot- (compare Welsh llyg (shrew), llygod (mice)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

luch f (genitive luiche, nominative plural lucha)

  1. mouse

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *lukot-; cognate with Welsh llygod.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

luch f

  1. mouse, rat

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
luch
also lluch after a proclitic
luch
pronounced with /l(ʲ)-/
luch
also lluch after a proclitic
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 luch (mouse, rat).

Noun[edit]

luch f (genitive lucha, plural luchan)

  1. mouse.

Synonyms[edit]