cath

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cath (plural caths)

  1. Abbreviation of cathode.
  2. Abbreviation of catheter.

Verb[edit]

cath (third-person singular simple present caths, present participle cathing, simple past and past participle cathed)

  1. to use a catheter

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Cornish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cath f (plural cathes)

  1. cat

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cath, from Primitive Irish ᚉᚐᚈᚈᚒ (cattu), from Proto-Celtic *katus (compare Welsh cad).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cath m (genitive catha, nominative plural cathanna)

  1. battle
  2. (literature) battle tale

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cath chath gcath
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Primitive Irish ᚉᚐᚈᚈᚒ (cattu), from Proto-Celtic *katus (compare Welsh cad).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cath m (u-stem)

  1. battle, fight
    • circa 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, Ml. 34a20
      "in chatho" glosses proelii
    • circa 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, Ml. 112a5
      "amal dunem-side nech iarna chúl hi cath"
      behind him in battle
    • circa 845, St. Gall Glosses on Priscian, Sg. 44a1
      "fon chath" glosses sub Marte
  2. troop, battalion

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cath, from Proto-Celtic *katus.

Noun[edit]

cath m (genitive catha, plural cathan)

  1. battle

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *kattā, Proto-Brittonic *kattā

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cath f (plural cathod)

  1. cat

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cath gath nghath chath

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