uchtaigh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From ucht (chest; breast, bosom; lap) +‎ -igh (verbal suffix).

Verb[edit]

uchtaigh (present analytic uchtaíonn, future analytic uchtóidh, verbal noun uchtú, past participle uchtaithe)

  1. (transitive) adopt (a child)
Conjugation[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of uchtach.

Noun[edit]

uchtaigh m

  1. vocative singular of uchtach
  2. genitive singular of uchtach
  3. nominative plural of uchtach
  4. dative plural of uchtach

Adjective[edit]

uchtaigh

  1. vocative singular masculine of uchtach
  2. genitive singular masculine of uchtach
  3. (archaic) dative singular feminine of uchtach

Mutation[edit]

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

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