Domhnach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish domnach ‎(Sunday), ultimately a partial loan of Latin (diēs) Dominica.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈd̪ˠaun̪ˠəx], [ˈd̪ˠoːn̪ˠəx]

Noun[edit]

Domhnach m ‎(genitive singular Domhnaigh, nominative plural Domhnaí)

  1. Sunday (day)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Domhnach Dhomhnach nDomhnach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Domhnach" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • domnach” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.