dealbh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish delb (figure, form, image, likeness, statue).

Noun[edit]

dealbh f (genitive deilbhe, nominative plural dealbha)

  1. statue
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dealbh (genitive singular masculine dealbh)

  1. destitute, impoverished
  2. bare, empty
  3. bleak
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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dealbh dhealbh ndealbh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish delb (figure, form, image, likeness, statue).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dealbh m, f (genitive dealbha or deilbh, plural dealbhan, dealbhannan, or deilbh)

  1. picture, drawing, image
  2. photograph

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Verb[edit]

dealbh (past dhealbh, future dealbhaidh, verbal noun dealbhadh, past participle dealbhta)

  1. imagine, picture
  2. create, construct, shape
  3. plan, design