cloc

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

cloc

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of cloure

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin clocca (bell), from Proto-Indo-European *kleg- (to cry, sound).

Noun[edit]

cloc m

  1. bell
  2. (by extension) clock

Inflection[edit]

Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative cloc clocL cloicL
Vocative cloic clocL clocu
Accusative clocN clocL clocu
Genitive cloicL cloc clocN
Dative clocL clocaib clocaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • cloc” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Rudolf Thurneysen, A Grammar of Old Irish (Dublin, 1946), p. 87

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

cloc m (genitive singular cloca, plural clocan or clocaichean)

  1. Alternative form of gleoc

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle English clok, clokke.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cloc m (plural clociau)

  1. clock

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cloc gloc nghloc chloc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.