dobharchú

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Irish[edit]

dobharchú

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish doburchú, synchronically analyzable as dobhar (water) +‎ (hound).

Noun[edit]

dobharchú m, f (genitive singular dobharchú or domharchon, nominative plural dobharchúnna or domharchoin)

  1. otter
    Synonyms: cú dobhráin, dobhrán, madra uisce

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dobharchú dhobharchú ndobharchú
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]