broc-chú

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From broc (badger) +‎ (hound), a calque of German Dachshund.

Noun[edit]

broc-chú m (genitive singular broc-chú, nominative plural broc-chúnna)

  1. dachshund

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
broc-chú bhroc-chú mbroc-chú
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • Entries containing “broc-chú” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.