marcach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish marcach.

Noun[edit]

marcach m (genitive marcaigh, nominative plural marcaigh)

  1. rider, horseman
  2. jockey

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

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

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *markākos (compare Welsh marchog); synchronically marc (horse) +‎ -ach.

Noun[edit]

marcach m

  1. rider, horseman

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Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
marcach marcach
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
unchanged
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 marcach.

Noun[edit]

marcach m

  1. rider, horseman
  2. cavalier, knight
  3. jockey

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

marcach

  1. equestrian