adharc

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish adarc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [əiɾˠk], [əiəɾˠk]

Noun[edit]

adharc f (genitive adhairce, plural adharca)

  1. (anatomy) horn (of animal), antlers
    1. horn material (substance from which horns are made)
  2. horn, feeler
  3. horn vessel, drinking horn
  4. peak
  5. (music) horn, trumpet
    1. (automotive) horn (of vehicle); buzzer (in factory, etc.)
  6. (physiology) erection

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
adharc n-adharc hadharc t-adharc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish adarc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adharc f (genitive adhairc, plural adharcan)

  1. horn (growth on an animal's head)