duilleach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From duille(leaf; leaves, foliage, adjectival suffix) +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

duilleach (genitive singular masculine duilligh, genitive singular feminine duillí, plural duilleacha, comparative duillí)

  1. leafy
  2. leaf-shaped, leaf-patterned

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
duilleach dhuilleach nduilleach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish duillech(leafy, abounding in foliage; leaf-shaped); synchronically, duille(leaf) +‎ -ach.

Noun[edit]

duilleach m

  1. foliage

Derived terms[edit]