madadh

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /ˈmˠad̪ˠə/

Noun[edit]

madadh m ‎(genitive singular madaidh, nominative plural madraí)

  1. (Cois Fharraige, Ulster) dog

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
madadh mhadadh unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

madadh m ‎(genitive singular madaidh, plural madaidhean)

  1. dog, fox, wolf

Usage notes[edit]

  • The word may refer to various canids; however, the usual term for dog is , and derived compound nouns are usually used for the other species.

Derived terms[edit]