cogadh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cocad (war, conflict; act of waging war).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun:

Past automous verb form:

Past subjunctive and imperative verb forms:

Noun[edit]

cogadh m (genitive singular cogaidh, nominative plural cogaí or cogaíocha)

  1. war, warfare
    Ní buan cogadh na gcarad.
    A quarrel between friends is soon healed. (proverb)
  2. verbal noun of cog

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

cogadh

  1. inflection of cog:
    1. past indicative autonomous
    2. past subjunctive analytic
    3. third-person singular imperative

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cogadh chogadh gcogadh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • cocad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “cogadh” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 158.
  • "cogadh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “cogadh” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “cogadh” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cocad (war, conflict; act of waging war).

Noun[edit]

cogadh m (genitive singular cogaidh, plural cogaidhean)

  1. verbal noun of cog
  2. war, fighting, warfare

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • cocad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.