cluich

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cluichigidir.

Verb[edit]

cluich (present analytic cluicheann, future analytic cluichfidh, verbal noun cluicheadh, past participle cluichte)

  1. to chase
  2. to turn, round up
  3. to harass
  4. to shoal

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cluich chluich gcluich
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish cluiche.

Noun[edit]

cluich m (genitive cluiche, plural cluichean, cluicheachan, or cluicheannan)

  1. play, game, pastime, sport
  2. funeral games, solemnities
  3. battle
  4. (school) vacation
  5. flirting
  6. gaming
  7. (theatrical) performance
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish cluichigidir.

Verb[edit]

cluich (present participle form cluich)

  1. play
    Chluich Seumas leis a' chlaidheamh. - James played with the sword.