millteach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish milltech(baneful, destructive, malignant); synchronically, millte +‎ -ach.

Noun[edit]

millteach m ‎(genitive singular milltigh, nominative plural milltigh)

  1. destroyer; malignant person
  2. Alternative form of millteán(stricken creature; sickly, miserable-looking person or animal)

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

millteach ‎(genitive singular masculine milltigh, genitive singular feminine milltí, plural millteacha, comparative milltí)

  1. destructive; baneful, pernicious
  2. enormous, extreme

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • millteachas m(destructiveness, destruction)

Mutation[edit]

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

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish milltech(baneful, destructive, malignant).

Adjective[edit]

millteach ‎(comparative milltiche)

  1. ruinous, destructive
  2. prodigal
  3. abusive
  4. grassy
  5. verdant
  6. wasting
  7. baneful
  8. deadly

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