dúchasach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dúchas (hereditary right or claim; birthright, heritage; ancestral estate, patrimony; native place or country, ancestral home; traditional connexion) +‎ -ach.

Noun[edit]

dúchasach m (genitive singular dúchasaigh, nominative plural dúchasaigh)

  1. (literary) hereditary proprietor; hereditary head (of community)
  2. (literary) hereditary follower
  3. native, inhabitant

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Adjective[edit]

dúchasach (genitive singular masculine dúchasaigh, genitive singular feminine dúchasaí, plural dúchasacha, comparative dúchasaí)

  1. hereditary, ancestral; inherited, inherent; innate, instinctive; native, indigenous
  2. (law) inheritable
  3. vernacular

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dúchasach dhúchasach ndúchasach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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