muc

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • muic (Cois Fharraige)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mucc, from Proto-Celtic *mokkus (compare Welsh moch (pigs), Cornish mogh, Breton moc'h).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

muc f (genitive muice, nominative plural muca)

  1. pig

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

muc

  1. rafsi of smuci.

Manx[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mucc, from Proto-Celtic *mokkus (compare Welsh moch (pigs), Cornish mogh, Breton moc'h).

Noun[edit]

muc f (genitive muickey or muigey, plural mucyn or muckyn or muick)

  1. pig
    • Ta enney ec muc er muc elley.
      • Birds of a feather flock together (literally, 'a pig knows another pig').

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
muc vuc unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from its plural form muci, from Latin mucci, or from Latin mūcus.

Noun[edit]

muc m (plural muci)

  1. booger

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

muc n (plural mucuri)

  1. cigarette butt, stump
  2. wick, candle end

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mucc, from Proto-Celtic *mokkus (compare Welsh pigs, Cornish mogh, Breton moc'h).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

muc f (genitive muice, plural mucan)

  1. pig

Derived terms[edit]