airgead

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish argat (silver), from Proto-Celtic *argantom (compare Welsh arian), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erǵ- (to shine) (compare Latin argentum (silver))

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɾʲəɟəd̪ˠ/
  • (Connemara) IPA(key): /ˈæːɾʲəɟəd̪ˠ/

Noun[edit]

airgead m (genitive airgid)

  1. money
  2. silver

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Irish argat (silver), from Proto-Celtic *arganto- (compare Welsh arian), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂erǵ- (to shine) (compare Latin argentum (silver))

Noun[edit]

airgead m (genitive airgid, no plural)

  1. money
  2. silver

Derived terms[edit]