manach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish manach, from Latin monachus.

Noun[edit]

manach m (genitive manaigh, plural manaigh)

  1. monk

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
manach mhanach unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Latin monachus.

Noun[edit]

manach m

  1. monk
  2. (law) tenant of church lands
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

manach

  1. Alternative form of monach

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
manach
also mmanach after a proclitic
manach
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
manach
also mmanach 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 manach, from Latin monachus.

Noun[edit]

manach m (genitive and plural manaich)

  1. monk
  2. friar

Derived terms[edit]