crosach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish crosach; synchronically analyzable as cros (cross) +‎ -ach.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

crosach (genitive singular masculine crosaigh, genitive singular feminine crosaí, plural crosacha, comparative crosaigh)

  1. crosswise
  2. (of paths, veins, etc.) crossed, netted
  3. scarred, pockmarked
  4. (of sheep) black-faced
  5. (of wool) streaky
  6. dirty-faced, grimy

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
crosach chrosach gcrosach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.