dúchas

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish dúthchas (compare Scottish Gaelic dùthchas, Manx dooghys).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈd̪ˠuːxəsˠ]

Noun[edit]

dúchas m ‎(genitive singular dúchais)

  1. heredity
  2. nature, innate quality (of a person or culture)
  3. country, native land

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dúchas dhúchas ndúchas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.