Albanach

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See also: Albánach

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish Albanach; synchronically, Albain (Scotland) +‎ -ach.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Albanach (genitive singular masculine Albanaigh, genitive singular feminine Albanaí, plural Albanacha, not comparable)

  1. Scottish

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Albanach m (genitive singular Albanaigh, nominative plural Albanaigh)

  1. a Scotsman
  2. (Christianity, historical, familiar) a Protestant, a Presbyterian

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Albanach nAlbanach hAlbanach tAlbanach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Middle Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Albu (Scotland, Britain) +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

Albanach

  1. Scottish

Noun[edit]

Albanach m

  1. Scot, Scotsman

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: Albanach
  • Manx: Albinagh
  • Scottish Gaelic: Albannach

Mutation[edit]

Middle Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
Albanach unchanged nAlbanach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]