glac

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

glac f (genitive glaice, nominative plural glaca)

  1. hand; half-closed hand; clutch, grasp
  2. handful
  3. fork, recess
  4. holder, receptacle

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

glac (present analytic glacann, future analytic glacfaidh, verbal noun glacadh, past participle glactha)

  1. take, accept
  2. (literary) take in hand, handle
  3. undertake
  4. contract (disease); begin to be affected by, experience
  5. obtain by measurement, etc.
  6. (of feelings, sensations) take, seize

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
glac ghlac nglac
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Verb[edit]

glac (verbal noun glacadh)

  1. apprehend, restrain
  2. capture, catch, clutch, grapple, grasp
  3. gulp
  4. secure, seize, snatch, trap

Conjugation[edit]

Tense \ Voice Active Passive
Present participle a' glacadh --
Past ghlac ghlacadh
Future glacaidh glacar
Conditional ghlacadh ghlactadh

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

glac f (genitive glaice, plural glacan or glacannan)

  1. valley, hollow, dale, dell
  2. glade, clearing

Synonyms[edit]