flaithiúlach

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Irish flaithiúlach.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

flaithiúlach (not comparable)

  1. (Ireland) Generous (often in an ironic sense).
    Dan has always been very flaithiúlach with his money.

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From flaithiúil (princely, munificent, lavish, generous, hospitable) +‎ -ach (adjectival suffix).

Adjective[edit]

flaithiúlach (genitive singular masculine flaithiúlaigh, genitive singular feminine flaithiúlaí, plural flaithiúlacha, comparative flaithiúlaí)

  1. lavish, generous

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • flaithiúlacht f (princeliness; munificence, lavishness, generosity)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
flaithiúlach fhlaithiúlach bhflaithiúlach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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