dearbh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish derb (sure, certain, fixed, determinate).

Adjective[edit]

dearbh (comparative deirbhe, genitive singular masculine deirbh, genitive singular feminine deirbhe, plural dearbha)

  1. sure, certain

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dearbh dhearbh ndearbh
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 derb (sure, certain, fixed, determinate).

Adjective[edit]

dearbh

  1. same, very, exact
    Is e sin an dearbh rud a tha dhìth oirnn. ― That's the very thing we need.

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

dearbh (past dhearbh, future dearbhaidh, verbal noun dearbhadh, past participle dearbhte)

  1. try, test
  2. prove

Derived terms[edit]