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See also: ICC and ícc

Old Irish[edit]


From Proto-Celtic *īnketi, from the variant present stem *h₂ḗnḱ- of Proto-Indo-European *h₂neḱ- (to reach). The preterite ·ánaic is from Proto-Celtic *ānonke, from the Proto-Indo-European reduplicated perfect form *h₂eh₂nónḱe, compare Ancient Greek ἤνεγκα (ḗnenka, I brought) (aorist of φέρω (phérō)) and Sanskrit आनंश (ānáṃśa, I have attained) (perfect of अश्नुते (aśnuté)).




  1. unattested by itself; takes various preverbs to form verbs

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Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·icc unchanged ·n-icc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.