boireannach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From boireann ‎(rock; rocky country; karst) +‎ -ach ‎(adjectival suffix).

Adjective[edit]

boireannach ‎(genitive singular masculine boireannaigh, genitive singular feminine boireannaí, plural boireannacha, comparative boireannaí)

  1. rocky; karsty

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
boireann bhoireann mboireann
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 boireann +‎ -ach.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boireannach m ‎(genitive singular boireannaich, plural boireannaich)

  1. woman
  2. female

Usage notes[edit]

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