ronnach

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish ronnach (mackerel).

ronnach

Noun[edit]

ronnach m (genitive singular ronnaigh, nominative plural ronnaigh)

  1. mackerel
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Adjective[edit]

ronnach (genitive singular masculine ronnaigh, genitive singular feminine ronnaí, plural ronnacha, not comparable)

  1. mackerel
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish ronnach (snotty, dribbling).

Adjective[edit]

ronnach (genitive singular masculine ronnaigh, genitive singular feminine ronnaí, plural ronnacha, comparative ronnaí)

  1. dribbling, slobbering; mucous
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Further reading[edit]

  • "ronnach" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 ronnach” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 2 ronnach” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.