dubhach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish dubach; synchronically analyzable as dubha +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

dubhach ‎(genitive singular masculine dubhaigh, genitive singular feminine dubhaí, plural dubhacha, comparative dubhaí)

  1. sad, mournful, gloomy, melancholy
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish dubach; synchronically analyzable as dubh +‎ -ach.

Noun[edit]

dubhach m ‎(genitive singular dubhaigh, nominative plural dubhaigh)

  1. Superseded spelling of dúch.
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • “duḃaċ” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish dubach, from dub ‎(black) (compare dubh).

Adjective[edit]

dubhach

  1. sad, gloomy, moody

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