aodach

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish étach (compare modern Irish éadach).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aodach m ‎(genitive singular aodaich, plural aodaichean)

  1. clothes, dress
    cuir ort d' aodach‎ ― put on your clothes
  2. cloth, material
    aodach sa bheairt‎ ― cloth in the loom
  3. (nautical) sails (collectively)

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)