tosach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tosach (beginning).

Noun[edit]

tosach m (genitive tosaigh, nominative plural tosaigh)

  1. beginning
  2. front
  3. front-end
  4. bow (of boat)
  5. face
  6. entrance
  7. entry
  8. (sports, Gaelic football, hurling) forward, striker

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • urthosach (very beginning; forefront, van)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tosach thosach dtosach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tús +‎ -ach

Noun[edit]

tosach n, m

  1. beginning

Descendants[edit]