gairleog

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish gáirleóg f (garlic), from Old English gārlēac, modified to contain the suffix -eog.

Noun[edit]

gairleog f (genitive singular gairleoige)

  1. garlic
  2. (in phrases) lump, blow, bit

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

  • ionga (gairleoige) f (clove (of garlic))

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gairleog ghairleog ngairleog
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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