feòil-itheach

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From feòil (meat) +‎ ith (eat) + -ach (adjectival suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfjɔːl̪ˠˌiçəx/

Adjective[edit]

feòil-itheach (genitive singular masculine feòil-ithich)

  1. carnivorous
    Antonym: lus-itheach

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
feòil-itheach fheòil-itheach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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