Sasannach

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (archaic) Sasgunnach

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish Saxanach (compare Sasainn (England)).

Noun[edit]

Sasannach m (genitive and plural Sasannaich)

  1. Englishman

Quotations[edit]

  1. 1781, anon., 'Oran caisiomachd do dh'albainn, ann aghaidh an olla shasgunnaich' [Glasgow] Glas-gho : [s.n.], title page.
  • Oran caisiomachd do dh'albainn, ann aghaidh an olla shasgunnaich
Song of alarm to Scotland, against the English doctor

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Sasannach

  1. English

Declension[edit]

Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative Sasannach Shasannach Sasannach
Vocative Shasannaich Shasannach Sasannach
Genitive Shasannaich Shasannaich/Sasannaiche Sasannach
Dative Sasannaich Shasannaich Sasannach

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