clogás

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish clocás; synchronically, clog ‎(bell) +‎ cás ‎(case, container).

Noun[edit]

clogás m ‎(genitive singular clogáis, nominative plural clogáis)

  1. bell tower, belfry
    • c. 1480 The Gaelic Maundeville, Irish translation of John Mandeville's Travels
      tor álainn mur clogcás aran táob tíar di
      a fair tower for bells

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
clogás chlogás gclogás
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "clogás" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • clocás” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.