géc

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See also: gec and geç

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *kankā, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱak- ‎(branch). Cognate with Sanskrit शाखा ‎(śā́khā), Lithuanian šakà ‎(branch) and Gothic 𐌷𐍉𐌷𐌰 ‎(hōha, plough).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

géc f

  1. branch, bough
  2. limb

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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