foirmtech

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Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

format +‎ -ach

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

foirmtech

  1. envious
    • c. 9th century, "Pangur Bán":
      foirmtech frimm Pangur Bán: caraid cesin a maccdán.
      Not envious of me is Pangur Bán: he himself loves his childish art.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
foirmtech ḟoirmtech foirmtech
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • formtech” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.