faiceallach

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From faiceall +‎ -ach.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

faiceallach (genitive singular masculine faiceallaich, comparative faiceallaiche)

  1. careful, cautious, circumspect, wary, watchful
    Antonym: mì-fhaiceallach
  2. particular, fastidious

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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