easóg

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From eas +‎ -óg.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

easóg f (genitive singular easóige, nominative plural easóga)

  1. ermine, stoat (Mustela erminea)
    Synonyms: cailín bán, eas

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
easóg n-easóg heasóg not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 30.
  2. ^ Ó Searcaigh, Séamus (1925), Foghraidheacht Ghaedhilge an Tuaiscirt, Belfast: Brún agus Ó Nualláin [Browne and Nolan], § 2.

Further reading[edit]

  • esóc” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “easóg” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 2nd ed., 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "easóg" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.