feusag

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fésóc

Noun[edit]

feusag f ‎(genitive singular feusaig or feusaige, plural feusagan)

  1. beard
  2. whiskers
  3. (dated) barb

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References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)