dranndanach

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dranndan +‎ -ach.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt̪ɾãũn̪ˠtanəx/

Adjective[edit]

dranndanach (genitive singular masculine dranndanaich, comparative dranndanaiche)

  1. irritable, quarrelsome, snappy, peevish
    Synonyms: connsachail, connspaideach, crosta, gearanach, gruamach

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

dranndanach m (genitive singular dranndanaich)

  1. cynical person

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
dranndanach dhranndanach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • dranndanach” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.