ceannasach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ceannas (headship, sovereignty; authority, command; forwardness, self-assertiveness) +‎ -ach

Adjective[edit]

ceannasach

  1. ruling, sovereign
  2. commanding, masterful
  3. forward, self-assertive; bold, assured
  4. (music) dominant

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Noun[edit]

ceannasach m (genitive ceannasaigh, nominative plural ceannasaigh)

  1. (music) dominant

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ceannasach cheannasach gceannasach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ceannas +‎ -ach

Adjective[edit]

ceannasach

  1. dominant, superior
  2. absolute (ruler, power etc)