queiggey

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cóiced (province, fifth), from cóic (five) (compare queig).

Noun[edit]

queiggey m (genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. province, fifth part of Ireland
    Shoh Queiggey Mooan.This is Munster.

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
queiggey wheiggey gueiggey
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • cóiced” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.