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An Sceach
genitive: na Sceiche
(Irish)
Skeagh
(English)
Glossary
sceach
(also: sceich)
hawthorn, thorn-bush
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    the hawthorn, thorn-bush

    Is cosúil gur sceath in /-h/ an fuaimniú a bhí ar sceach i nGaeilge na háite in 1838 (cf. 1838 ‘na sceath’ arís faoi bf Machaire na Sceach (#28712)). Breacadh síos na foirmeacha seo ó bhéalaibh Gaeilgeoirí áitiúla (féach nóta faoi par Achadh Bhó (#1412)).

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