fiach

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish fïach.

Noun[edit]

fiach m (genitive fiaigh, nominative plural fiacha)

  1. raven
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish fíach (debt).

Noun[edit]

fiach m (genitive féich, nominative plural fiacha)

  1. debt
  2. liability
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Irish fíadach; synchronically fia (deer) +‎ -ach.

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Noun[edit]

fiach m (genitive fiaigh)

  1. hunting
  2. chasing
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fiach fhiach bhfiach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

fïach m (nominative plural fiaich)

  1. raven

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fíach (debt).

Noun[edit]

fiach m (genitive fèich, plural fiachan)

  1. worth, value
  2. debt

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Adjective[edit]

fiach

  1. worth, worthy, worthwhile
  2. valuable

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