fadhb

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish fodb, odb, from Old Irish odb (knot in a tree, branch; lump, swelling, protuberance; knotty point, difficulty, problem).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fadhb f (genitive faidhbe, nominative plural fadhbanna)

  1. knot (in timber)
  2. callosity
  3. lump
  4. problem

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fadhb fhadhb bhfadhb
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.