múch

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See also: much, mùch, and müch

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish múchaid (to cover over, press down, suffocate, quench), from múch (smoke, stifling vapour).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

múch (present analytic múchann, future analytic múchfaidh, verbal noun múchadh, past participle múchta)

  1. to extinguish, quench (fire)
  2. to choke, strangle, suffocate, smother
  3. to quell, put down, suppress

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]

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

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

múch

  1. genitive plural of mucha