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deoch

deoch

Irish

Noun

deoch f (genitive singular , nominative plural deochanna or deocha)

  1. drink; draught, potion
  2. Proverb: Is túisce deoch ná scéal. ― One should offer a drink before asking for news.
  3. quantity of liquid; infusion, wash

Declension

  • Alternative nominative plural: deocha, genitive plural: deoch)

Derived terms

Related terms

Verb

deoch (present analytic deochann, future analytic {{{fut}}}, verbal noun deochadh, past participle deochta)

  1. (transitive) immerse, cover with liquid

Conjugation

Mutation

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
deoch dheoch ndeoch
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References


Scottish Gaelic

Etymology

From Old Irish deog.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [d̊ʲɔx], /tʲɔx/

Noun

deoch f (genitive singular dìghe or dìbhe, plural deochannan)

  1. drink

Derived terms

References

  • 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 0 901771 92 9
  • deog, deoch” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.