seacht déag

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Irish cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : seacht déag
    Ordinal : seachtú déag
    Personal : seachtar déag



seacht déag

  1. seventeen
    seacht bpunt déagseventeen pounds

Usage notes[edit]

When used to modify a noun, seacht triggers eclipsis of a following noun, which is in the genitive plural; déag follows the noun.


Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
seacht déag sheacht déag
after an, tseacht déag
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.