bách

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See also: bach, Bach, bạch, and bac̱h

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish bágach; surface analysis +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

bách (genitive singular masculine bách, genitive singular feminine báiche, plural bácha, comparative báiche)

  1. affectionate
    Is bách (iad) lucht aon cheirde.
    Birds of a feather flock together.
    (literally, “People of the same craft are affectionate.”)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bách bhách mbách
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from . This character also has the reading (as in bá quan and bá tánh).

Numeral[edit]

bách

  1. (only in compounds) hundred
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun[edit]

(classifier cây) bách

  1. cypress, cypress tree
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Verb[edit]

bách

  1. (only in compounds) to compel, to force, to constrain
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun[edit]

bách

  1. (obsolete) small boat