lathach

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish lathach (mire, puddle).

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Noun[edit]

lathach f (genitive singular lathaí or laithche)

  1. mud (mixture of soil and water), puddle (homogeneous mixture of clay, water, and sometimes grit), slush (liquid mud or mire)
    Synonyms: láib, puiteach, lábán, pluda

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 179.
  2. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906), A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, page 55, § 139.