On 20 Apr 98 at 4:09, Guthlaf wrote:
> I made these question to my Irish teacher and she couldn|t answer to me.
> It|s "CU" Old Irish, or it|s used in Irish as a way of calling a dog, or
> a hound? (From CUchulainn).
In modern Irish, Cu/ refers specifically to 'hound' and madra is
'dog'. An extra snippet of useless information,
the Irish for otter is madra uisce (water dog).