neach

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish nech (anyone).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

neach m (genitive singular neach)

  1. being, person

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • nech” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “neaċ” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 509.
  • "neach" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “neach” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “neach” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

neach m (genitive singular neach, plural luchd)

  1. being, person, body, individual

Derived terms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

neach

  1. one, somebody, someone