bocht

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch bocht, from Old Dutch *buht, from Proto-Germanic *buhtiz. Related to buigen.

Noun[edit]

bocht f, m (plural bochten, diminutive bochtje n)

  1. bend, curve, inflection
  2. bight, broad curvature of a coastline, bay
  3. junk, booze, moonshine
  4. disgusting drink, trash, rubbish

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bocht (poor).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bocht (genitive singular masculine boicht, genitive singular feminine boichte, plural bochta, comparative boichte)

  1. poor (of circumstances, of quality, condition, expressing pity, sympathy, expressing dislike, contempt)
  2. stingy

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bocht m (genitive singular boicht, nominative plural boicht or bochta)

  1. poor person

Declension[edit]

  • Alternative nominative plural: bochta

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bocht bhocht mbocht
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

bocht

  1. poor
  2. (Christianity) of one who has taken a vow of poverty
Inflection[edit]
o/ā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative bocht bocht bocht
Vocative boicht*
bocht**
Accusative bocht boicht
Genitive boicht boichte boicht
Dative bocht boicht bocht
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative boicht bochta
Vocative bochtu
bochta
Accusative bochtu
bochta
Genitive bocht
Dative bochtaib
Notes *modifying a noun whose vocative is different from its nominative

**modifying a noun whose vocative is identical to its nominative
† not when substantivized

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bocht m, f

  1. poor person, pauper
  2. the poor (in a collective sense)
Inflection[edit]

As a masculine noun:

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative bocht bochtL boichtL
Vocative boicht bochtL bochtu
Accusative bochtN bochtL bochtu
Genitive boichtL bocht bochtN
Dative bochtL bochtaib bochtaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

As a feminine noun:

Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative bochtL boichtL bochta
Vocative bochtL boichtL bochta
Accusative boichtN boichtL bochta
Genitive boichte bochtL bochtN
Dative boichtL bochtaib bochtaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

bocht

  1. past participle of bongaid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
bocht bocht
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbocht
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.