cearc

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cerc, from Proto-Celtic *kerkā.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cearc f (genitive circe, nominative plural cearca)

  1. chicken, hen

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cearc chearc gcearc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cerc, from Proto-Celtic *kerkā.

Noun[edit]

cearc f (genitive circe, plural cearcan)

  1. hen
  2. chicken

Derived terms[edit]