ruc

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See also: RUC and rực

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruc (plural rucs)

  1. Alternative form of roc

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain. Perhaps imitative of the cry of a donkey or a cry used to call a donkey.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruc m (plural rucs, feminine ruca)

  1. donkey
  2. (figuratively) fool

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Adjective[edit]

ruc (feminine ruca, masculine plural rucs, feminine plural ruques)

  1. foolish

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Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·ruc

  1. third-person singular perfect prototonic of beirid

Usage notes[edit]

Also sometimes used in absolute position, where deuterotonic forms are normally expected.

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: rug

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·ruc
also ·rruc
·ruc
pronounced with /-r(ʲ)-/
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.