creathnach

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Irish creathnach.

Noun[edit]

creathnach (uncountable)

  1. an edible red alga; dulse

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

creathnach (genitive singular masculine creathnaigh, genitive singular feminine creathnaí, plural creathnacha, comparative creathnaí)

  1. frightful, terrifying

Declension[edit]

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Noun[edit]

creathnach f (genitive singular creathnaí)

  1. (tiny-shelled) dulse

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
creathnach chreathnach gcreathnach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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