Francach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From An Fhrainc (France) +‎ -ach (adjectival suffix).

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Adjective[edit]

Francach (genitive singular masculine Francaigh, genitive singular feminine Francaí, plural Francacha, not comparable)

  1. French
  2. Gallic
  3. in French manner, of French origin
  4. (usually with lower-case initial) foreign, exotic; large
    Synonym: francach

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Noun 1[edit]

Francach m (genitive singular Francaigh, nominative plural Francaigh)

  1. Frenchman
  2. ‘Frenchman’, French ship

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Noun 2[edit]

Francach f (genitive singular Francaí, nominative plural Francacha)

  1. Frenchwoman

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Francach Fhrancach bhFrancach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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