oidhreacht

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish eigrecht (compare Scottish Gaelic oighreachd, Manx eiraght), from eigre (heir, inheritor, successor, descendant). Synchronically analyzable as oidhre +‎ -acht.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

oidhreacht f (genitive singular oidhreachta, nominative plural oidhreachtaí)

  1. heritage
  2. heredity
    Synonyms: dúchas
  3. inheritance

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
oidhreacht n-oidhreacht hoidhreacht not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 5.

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