sebac

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old English heafoc, from Proto-Germanic *habukaz. The change of initial consonant is due to a reinterpretation of /h/ as the lenited equivalent of /s/.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sebac m

  1. hawk

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
sebac ṡebac unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.