mórchúiseach

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mórchúis +‎ -ach.

Adjective[edit]

mórchúiseach (genitive singular masculine mórchúisigh, genitive singular feminine mórchúisí, plural mórchúiseacha, comparative mórchúisí)

  1. self-important, proud, pompous

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mórchúiseach mhórchúiseach not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "mórchúiseach" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • pompous” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • proud” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • self-important” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.