peaca

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish peccad, pecad, a borrowing from Latin peccātum, from peccō ‎(I sin).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peaca m ‎(genitive singular peaca, nominative plural peacaí)

  1. sin

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
peaca pheaca bpeaca
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "peaca" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • pec(c)ad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.