sochar

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See also: sochař

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sochar ‎(a good or valid contract; privileges, rights, dues, revenues; profit, advantage, benefit), from so- ‎(good) + cor ‎(act of putting, placing; setting up; act of throwing, casting; act of letting go, discarding; leap, twist; throw; twist, coil; contract).

Noun[edit]

sochar m ‎(genitive singular sochair, nominative plural sochair)

  1. (literary) valid contract; (collectively) privileges, dues; emoluments
  2. benefit, profit; advantage, gain
  3. produce

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sochar shochar
after "an", tsochar
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

sochar f ‎(genitive singular sochair, no plural)

  1. silliness, weakness, instability of purpose, yielding or too-compliant disposition, simplicity
  2. indulgence
  3. immunity
  4. interest
  5. present, donation
  6. Alternative form of sochair
  7. bashfulness, shyness