rúsc

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish rúsc (compare Scottish Gaelic rùsg, Manx roost), from Proto-Celtic *rūsklo- (compare Welsh rhisgl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rúsc m ‎(genitive singular rúisc)

  1. bark (of a tree)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *rūsklo- (compare Welsh rhisgl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rúsc m ‎(genitive rúisc, no plural)

  1. bark (of a tree)

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
rúsc
also rrúsc after a proclitic
rúsc
pronounced with /r(ʲ)-/
rúsc
also rrúsc after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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