criosach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From crios (belt, girdle; belt, area, region) +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

criosach (genitive singular masculine criosaigh, genitive singular feminine criosaí, plural criosacha, not comparable)

  1. belted, girdled
  2. (geography) zonal

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
criosach chriosach gcriosach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "criosach" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “criosach” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.