géag

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See also: geag

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish géc (compare Scottish Gaelic geug).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

géag f (genitive singular géige, nominative plural géaga)

  1. branch, bough, limb (of a tree)
    Synonym: craobh
  2. limb (major appendage of human or animal)
  3. ray (of a starfish)
  4. tress (of hair)
  5. (genealogy) genealogical branch; offshoot, offspring; scion, (young) person
  6. image of girl (made for festival)

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
géag ghéag ngéag
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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