péacóg

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Irish[edit]

péacóg

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English peacock, modified to contain the suffix -óg.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

péacóg f (genitive singular péacóige, nominative plural péacóga)

  1. peacock, peafowl (bird)
  2. peacock butterfly
  3. (figuratively) showily-dressed girl; dandified, vain, man

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
péacóg phéacóg bpéacóg
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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