adharcán

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From adharc (horn, feeler) +‎ -án (diminutive suffix).

Noun[edit]

adharcán m (genitive singular adharcáin, nominative plural adharcáin)

  1. (anatomy) feeler, tentacle, antenna
    Synonym: aintéine
Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

adharcán m (genitive singular adharcáin, nominative plural adharcáin)

  1. Alternative form of fadharcán (knot (in timber), protuberance (on tree), lump (on body); corn (on foot); callosity; troublesome person)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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