feadóg

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fead(whistle) +‎ -óg, from Old Irish fet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

feadóg f ‎(genitive singular feadóige, nominative plural feadóga)

  1. (music) whistle (device used to make a whistling sound)
  2. plover
  3. tall thin woman
  4. great horsetail (Equisetum telmateia)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (tall thin woman): eilit

Hypernyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

(whistle):

(plover):

Related terms[edit]

  • feadaíl(whistle) (act of whistling)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
feadóg fheadóg bhfeadóg
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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