boireannach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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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
boireannach bhoireannach mboireannach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From boireann +‎ -ach.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔɾʲən̪ˠəx/

Adjective[edit]

boireannach (genitive singular masculine boireannaich, comparative boireannaich)

  1. female

Noun[edit]

boireannach m (genitive singular boireannaich, plural boireannaich)

  1. woman
  2. female

Usage notes[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
boireannach bhoireannach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]