brága

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See also: braga and Braga

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun 1[edit]

brága f

  1. (anatomy) neck, throat, gullet
  2. (by metonymy) body, person

Noun 2[edit]

brága f

  1. captive, prisoner; hostage

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: brá ‎(captive, hostage)

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • 1 brága” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 2 brága” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.