teach pobail

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Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Literally ‘people’s house’.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

teach pobail m (genitive singular tí pobail, nominative plural tithe pobail)

  1. church (building)
  2. chapel

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Usage notes[edit]

The term teach pobail is used only of Roman Catholic churches and chapels. Protestant churches are called teampall.

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
teach pobail theach pobail dteach pobail
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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