fésóc

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fés(lip; body hair) +‎ -óc(diminutive suffix).

Noun[edit]

fésóc f ‎(nominative plural fésóca)

  1. beard

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
fésóc ḟésóc fésóc
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • fésóc” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.