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 unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

External links[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