farraige

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fairrge.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfˠaɾˠɪɟɪ/

Noun[edit]

farraige f ‎(genitive singular farraige, nominative plural farraigí)

  1. sea
    Proverb: Bainfidh an fharraige a cuid féin amach; beidh a cuid féin ag an bhfarraige.
    The sea will have its own, its share of tragedies.
  2. billow, swell

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
farraige fharraige bhfarraige
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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