gnách

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gnáthach (customary, usual, constant; familiar, well-known); synchronically gnáth +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

gnách (genitive singular masculine gnách, genitive singular feminine gnáiche, plural gnácha, comparative gnáiche)

  1. customary, usual
  2. common, ordinary

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gnách ghnách ngnách
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "gnách" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • gnáthach” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.