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Scottish Gaelic[edit]


From Middle Irish técs, técsa (text; version; verse, citation), from English text or from a Romance language, ultimately from Latin textus, perfect passive participle of texō (I weave).


teacsa m (genitive singular teacsa, plural teacsaichean)

  1. text

Derived terms[edit]


  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • técs, técsa” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.