cochallach

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cochall ‎(hood, hooded garment; cowl, mantle, scarf; capsule, pod; hackle) +‎ -ach ‎(adjectival suffix) (compare Old Irish cochlach ‎(hooded; wearing a hood)).

Adjective[edit]

cochallach ‎(genitive singular masculine cochallaigh, genitive singular feminine cochallaí, plural cochallacha, comparative cochallaí)

  1. hooded, cowled, hood-shaped
  2. capsular, podded
  3. hot-tempered, angry
  4. (of tree, eyebrows, etc.) bushy

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cochallach chochallach gcochallach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]