uafásach

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish úathbásach (terrible, horrible; shocking, dreadful); synchronically, uafás (horror, terror; (cause of) astonishment; vast, astonishing, number or amount) +‎ -ach (adjectival suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

uafásach (genitive singular masculine uafásaigh, genitive singular feminine uafásaí, plural uafásacha, comparative uafásaí)

  1. horrible, terrible, dreadful
  2. vast, astonishing

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uafásach n-uafásach huafásach not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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