gealtachas

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish geltachas ‎(panic, terror, madness), from geltach ‎(crazy, timid, skittish), from gelt ‎(madman, one who goes mad from terror). Synchronically analyzable as gealtach +‎ -as.

Noun[edit]

gealtachas m ‎(genitive singular gealtachais)

  1. lunacy
  2. panic

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gealtachas ghealtachas ngealtachas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.