Amanach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

After the name of the Swiss preacher Jakob Amman (1645-1730) (-ach).

Adjective[edit]

Amanach (genitive singular masculine Amanaigh, genitive singular feminine Amanaí, plural Amanacha, not comparable)

  1. Amish

Declension[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Na nAmanach m pl

  1. genitive of na hAmanaigh (the Amish)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
Amanach nAmanach hAmanach not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • Amish” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.